Gene test offers whiff of hope

Genetic tests allow doctors to diagnose disease and patients to glimpse their medical future, but the knowledge of what’s in our DNA doesn’t always help in the way we might hope.

My piece aired on The World in partnership with NOVA. It’s a story about one man and his unusual gene.

Credit: Chris Dascher/iStockphoto.

~ by Ari Daniel on March 29, 2012.

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