FDNA and GGC Partner to Help Find an Answer for Thousands of Undiagnosed Rare Disease Patients

Collaboration will use powerful Artificial Intelligence to analyze nearly 80,000 cases

September 6, 2017 - Greenwood Genetic Center (www.GGC.org) announces its collaboration with FDNA (www.FDNA.com). The collaboration will use FDNA's facial analysis and artificial intelligence technology to analyze Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) patient data in a de-identified way, aiding in new discoveries of genetically-based rare diseases and helping to find long-awaited answers for undiagnosed patients.


Gene Week 2017 Schedule Announced

The second annual Gene Week, celebrating the mission of GGC, will take place in Greenwood from September 30 to October 7, 2017. All events will be held on the GGC campus (117 Gregor Mendel Circle) and are open to the public.


Telegenetics at GGC - Front Line Genomics Magazine

GGC's Dr. Michael Lyons, Associate Clinical Geneticist, Co-Director of Clincial Services at GGC and Director of the Center's Telegenetics program, provided a glimpse into how telegenetics overcomes barriers for access to quality patient care. The article was published in the September issue of Front Line Genomics magazine.

Download Dr. Lyons' article here.

SO Rare, a GGC patient story - Nicolaides Baraitser syndrome

SO Lakelands magazine, a publication of the Index Journal, published a wonderful story about Ash Huffman and his family's special relationship with GGC.

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