Reports

Genomics will change what patients expect from their provider, as well as change how physicians treat them. Before this happens, education on both sides is needed. This month we look at some of the big talking points.

Extreme Stress in Childhood is Toxic to Your DNA

Separating children from their parents is not just a psychological stress, it’s a DNA stress. Scientific research shows that early life stress may have irreversible effects on how DNA works in the cells of the body.

Generating Patients Heart Cells in a Dish

Researchers at Standford University have used a method of using stem cells and gene editing tools to determine whether a particular genetic mutation could contribute to a heart condition.