New Technology Identifies Genes Behind Rare Eye Disorder
The Jewish Daily Forward
A team led by Margaret Pericak-Vance, director of the John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and Dr. Byron Lam, medical director of visual physiology at the Bascom Palmer Eye Center at the Miller School, identified the gene and mutation responsible for the Lidskys’ RP. Their methodologies could revolutionize genetic testing. More on the amazing new technology here.