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Gershman Y Education and Screening, Philadelphia, PA
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
- LET'S TALK JEWISH GENETIC DISEASES (JGDs)
From one test for Tay-Sachs in the 1970s to well over 19 today, breakthroughs in genetic research and technology have yielded dramatic increases in the number of autosomal recessive diseases identified with greater frequency in the Ashkenazi Jewish community. The results of a simple blood test provide the critical carrier information required to make informed reproductive choices.Watch and Learn