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Authored Articles of Interest
By: Amanda Chin, Senior Business Development Manager at Perspectum
Chronic Liver Disease: The ‘Silent’ Disease Affecting 1 in 3 People with An Annual Mortality Rate of 2 Million
This is comparable to other chronic diseases with heavy socioeconomic burden, including diabetes (422 million affected, 1.6 million deaths), cardiovascular disease (540 million affected, 17.7 million deaths), and pulmonary disease (650 million, 6.17 million deaths). Read more.
By: Tracey Iraca, Executive Director, MDS Foundation, Inc.
Large International Study Pinpoints the Impact of TP53 Mutations On Blood Cancer Severity
Having Two Mutated Copies of the TP53 Gene As Opposed to a Single Mutated Copy Is Associated with Worse Outcomes in Myelodysplastic Syndrome and Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Read more.
Trudy McKanna, MS, CGC, Director of Medical Education, Natera
Paul R. Billings, MD Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer, Natera
Addressing the Silent and Deadly Rise of CKD with Genetic Testing
Genetic technologies continue to advance. Authors provide insight. Read more.