Race the Helix Proceeds Presented to the GGC Foundation

Greenwood (January 3, 2014) - Stephen and Jodi Shenal along with their children, Tyler (9) and Ryleigh (3), presented a check for $3,540 to the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) Foundation on behalf of the Greenwood Endurance Team. The Shenals, along with the Greenwood Endurance Team, organize 'Race the Helix', an annual 5K race and 1 mile walk, each fall. Proceeds from the event benefit the GGC Foundation which supports the Center's treatment initiatives, educational programs, and research. The Shenals started 'Race the Helix' in 2011 after Ryleigh was diagnosed with a rare chromosome disorder.


GGC Winter 2013 Newsletter

GGC's Winter 2013 Newsletter is now available. Click the image below to download the pdf version.


Self Family Foundation Creates Endowed Chair in Human Genetics

GREENWOOD - November 5, 2013 - One of South Carolina's longest-established private foundations has underscored its commitment to medical science in the Palmetto State by funding an endowed chair in genetics at the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics on the Greenwood Genetic Center campus.


New Genetic Counseling Aids Now Available

CA.screenshot webThe 6th edition of the Greenwood Genetic Center's Genetic Counseling Aids is now available for purchase.

The Genetic Counseling Aids is designed for use by counselors, physicians, educators and other genetic healthcare professionals for patient education and student instruction. It has served as a leader in the field of graphic illustration of genetic principles for patients and students alike for over 25 years.

The 6th edition includes improved organization throughout and expanded content in all sections with special emphasis on Cancer Genetics and Biochemical Genetics.

It is available in CD format and 3-ring binder inserts.
New to this edition is an App version for both ipads and Android tablets

Brochure/Order form

See video tutorial for the app

Download now!

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