Angelman Syndrome

Rare Disease Day 2018

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Rare Disease Day 2018

Rare Disease Day is an opportunity to raise awareness for 7,000+ rare diseases and the 30 million Americans who are affected by a rare disease(s). The theme for this year’s Rare Disease Day is “Research” and the important role that patients play in gaining an understanding of rare diseases and developing innovative treatments or cures. This…

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The CRISPR Craze

On a sunny Saturday in June, geneticists, genetic counselors, professors, researchers and students gathered at the University of Connecticut to learn about a new scientific technology that has the world talking. This technology has become the new star in genetic editing technologies (and will quite literally be in the plot of a new and upcoming…

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