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Gregory Enns, MD, ChB

Featured Press Release

Scientists and parents have worked together to identify a new genetic disease that causes neurologic, muscle, eye and liver problems in children. The discovery was unusually fast thanks to a combination of modern gene-sequencing techniques, social media and old-fashioned detective work. Study co-lead author Gregory Enns, MD, is quoted and referenced.

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Louanne Hudgins, MD

Louanne Hudgins, MD, discusses the risks of whole-genome sequencing for children and provides tips for parents.

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Keith Patrick Van Haren Stanford Childrens

Doctors continue to be mystified by a rare polio-like paralysis that's affected at least two dozen children in California. Keith Van Haren, MD, and UCSF neurologist Emmanuelle Waubant, MD, are leading the state investigation. Dr. Van Haren provides comment in these interviews for the San Francisco Chronicle, KQED Forum, and TALK910 Radio.





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