Uncover key aspects of genetic counselling as it relates to inherited heart disease and hereditary cancer. Presented by Julie Hathaway, Program Coordinator & Genetic Counsellor, BC Inherited Arrhythmia Program, St. Paul's Hospital. | Jennifer Nuk, Clinical Instructor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC; Clinical Coordinator & Genetic Counsellor, Hereditary Cancer Program, BC Cancer Agency. (2016)
This week's Research Roundup covers medicinal cannabis and autism, the use of CRISPR to reduce transplant rejection, gender's role in adolescent food choices and the connection between early cytomegalovirus infection and allergies.
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