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Jul 1, 2014

In Genetic Haystacks, We’re All Needles

According to Sharon Terry, as we scrutinize diseases at an ever more granular level, we will find that whatever disease a person has, it’s highly likely to be a “rare” disease.

In Genetic Haystacks, We’re All Needles

Sharon Terry is president and CEO of Genetic Alliance.

  • The task of finding and recruiting sufficiently large cohorts for studying genetic diseases has up to now been a needle in the haystack problem. ...

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