According to multiple reports published on November 26, 2018, He Jiankui of the Southern University of Science and Technology in Shenzhen, China claims to have genetically edited the DNA of embryos during an IVF-style procedure, resulting in the birth earlier this month of genetically-modified twins
Genetic Link to Cerebral Palsy May be More Common Than Thought, Suggests Large Study Presented at NSGC MeetingAs Genetic Testing Expands, Studies Demonstrate the Importance of Genetic Counseling
ATLANTA – Nov. 14, 2018 – Up to 1 in 3 people with cerebral palsy (CP) may have the condition due to an
Genetic counselors are at the forefront of an ever-evolving world of genetics. Their unique expertise and ability to connect with and empower patients positions the profession as an important part of the healthcare team.
At the 37th Annual Conference in Atlanta, we’re celebrating genetic counselors
NSGC Director of Policy and Government Relations, John Richardson, shares information about the H.R. 7083, “Access to Genetic Counselor Services Act of 2018," introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.
This month, NSGC Manager of Policy and Government Relations, Molly Giammarco shares the revisions of two NSGC position statements made by the Public Policy Committee.