Genetics Across the Lifespan: Prenatal and Early Childhood
Join us as we discuss prenatal diagnosis, genetic counselling, and genome-wide sequencing. Presented by Karan Sangha, Genetic Counsellor, Provincial Medical Genetics Program; Clinical Instructor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC. | Dr. Alison Elliott, Investigator, BC Children's Hospital; Project Lead, CAUSES Clinic; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC. (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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