Race the Helix Proceeds Benefit GGC Foundation
December 9, 2014 – The Shenal family of Greenwood presented proceeds from the 4th annual Race the Helix to the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation on Monday. The annual 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk brought together nearly 200 participants and volunteers to raise support and awareness for the programs of the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC).
'Care for Rare' Family Event Supports GGC Foundation
October 22, 2014 – David and Victoria Braddock excitedly welcomed twin girls, Madison and Mackenzie, in the spring of 2012, but their joy quickly turned to fear when one of their daughters was diagnosed with a rare metabolic disorder. Madison's newborn screen, a blood test performed on all babies in the first two days of life, discovered that she had glutaric acidemia, type 1, also known as GA1. Madison must follow a carefully managed diet to avoid the severe complications of the disorder, which can be devastating, even lethal, if not detected and treated early.
GGC Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Event celebrates the rich history and promising future of GGC
September 26, 2014 – Faculty, board members and friends of the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) gathered Thursday evening at the Greenwood Federal Building to celebrate the Center's four decades of providing genetic services for the people of South Carolina and contributions to the field of medical genetics.
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