August 17, 2016

Saving Eliza: Gene Therapy Offers New Hope for Girl with ‘Childhood Alzheimer’s’

(Today) – Eliza O’Neill’s parents call it their miracle story. After years of fundraising, 726 days of self-imposed isolation and non-stop determination to save their 6-year-old daughter’s life, she has finally become the first patient in the world to receive … Read More

August 15, 2016

Athletes Are Keeping Their Distance from a Genetic Test for Concussion Risks

(STAT News) – Not many athletes are interested in getting tested. Insurers won’t pay. And now, even some proponents of the tests are backing away. They’re expressing qualms about giving athletes, and their parents, unsettling news about the risks lurking in their genes — … Read More

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