Scientists Scour Genome for Clues About Disease The reason some of us get diseases such as cancer or diabetes while others don't may lie in our DNA. Guests discuss the genetics of common diseases, including a new study that links variations in DNA to differences in how well different people fight HIV infection.
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Scientists Scour Genome for Clues About Disease

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Scientists Scour Genome for Clues About Disease

Scientists Scour Genome for Clues About Disease

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The reason some of us get diseases such as cancer or diabetes while others don't may lie in our DNA. Guests discuss the genetics of common diseases, including a new study that links variations in DNA to differences in how well different people fight HIV infection.

David Valle, director of McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine; professor of Pediatrics, Ophthalmology and, Molecular Biology & Genetics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Lawrence Brody, senior investigator, National Human Genome Research Institute

Aravinda Chakravarti, director of the Center for Complex Disease Genomics; professor of medicine, pediatrics, molecular biology and genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

David Goldstein, professor of molecular genetics & microbiology, Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University