Healthcare May 2016

Healthcare May 2016

Israel’s Unlikely Genetic Cousins A Genetic Disease in the Family ‘Editing’ Genes Could Enable Therapies

INSIDE Healthcare May 2016
Tracking down a rare mutational link between Bedouins and Ethiopians.
A very personal connection to familial dysautonomia drives a Tel Aviv University scientist’s search for a cure.
Haploid cells will allow researchers to isolate genetic mutations, a Hebrew University scientist says.
Community has mobilized with corned beef, Dr. Brown’s — and water.
Brazil’s Jews turn to bug repellent and indoor activities.
What parents need to know.