Every year an estimated 7.9 million children are born with a serious birth defect of genetic or partially genetic origin.
As bad as the instant regret can be from a sunburn, the long-term effects pose the most substantial threat.
For more than a decade, doctors could not pinpoint Xander’s symptoms. Then DNA sequencing helped researchers save his life.
New findings provide a better understanding of how cells replicate, and it could help outline how and why this process goes wrong in cancer.
Four-leaf clovers are said to represent good luck. They also represent something else: genetic mutation.
OMRF’s Clinical Genomics Center will now be able to offer services to clinicians.