Genetic disorder

A researcher looks at a laboratory sample under a microscope. (credit: AP Photo)

Partial Fix Found In Mice For Genetic Disease

In a promising step against a genetic disease that causes deafness and gradual loss of vision, scientists have partly restored hearing with a single injection to young mice.

02/09/2013

Meals On Wheels

Students From Fort Worth School Give Thanks For Sick Classmate

It’s one week before Thanksgiving but a North Texas third grader is already giving thanks.

11/15/2012

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Mother’s Hope For Son Lies In Cord Blood Donation

A three month-old Mesquite baby has a rare genetic disease that would have gone unnoticed had it not been for the uncle he never got the chance to meet.

10/09/2012