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Marathon Man

08/15/12 , Journal & Topics Newspapers Online
A Mt. Prospect man will run for the second year in a row in this October's Bank of America Chicago Marathon to raise money for his daughter who is battling a genetic disease. 

Novel Cornelia de Lange syndrome gene discovered

08/13/12 , MedWire
MedWire News: Scientists have discovered that mutations in the histone deacetylase 8 gene (HDAC8) can cause the rare genetic disorder known as Cornelia de Lange syndrome (CdLS), which is characterized by intellectual disability, limb deformity, and other disabilities resulting from problems in early development. Read full story >