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How do you know if your mutation will lead to a genetic disease?

Sonia Vallabh, a scientist, carries a rare mutation that normally causes a neurodegenerative disease. How likely is it she will ...
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Mutated genes don’t always lead to genetic diseases

Sonia Vallabh, a scientist, carries a rare mutation that normally causes a neurodegenerative disease. But how likely is it she ...
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Should healthy patients with disease genes be told of their genetic risks?

Many people with gene variants that might cause disease have a very low risk of getting sick. Telling patients may ...