Angelina Jolie, BRCA Gene, Preventive Cancer Surgery

Angelina Jolie BRCA Gene and Preventive Cancer Surgery by Jeffrey Dach MD Angelina Jolie’s story in a New York Times Op Ed revealed the celebrity underwent not only a bilateral prophylactic mastectomy about two years ago, but also more recently, … Continue reading

Anne Wojcicki Founder of 23andMe in Battle With FDA

Anne Wojcicki, Founder of 23andMe, in Battle With FDA by Jeffrey Dach MD Anne Wojcicki, founder of the online genetic testing service 23andMe. is now in a tooth and nail battle with the FDA. It was announced that the company … Continue reading

Disrupted Folate in Autism by Jeffrey Dach MD

Disrupted Folate in Autism by Jeffrey Dach MD.  Autistic kids have disrupted folate metabolism due to autoantibodies to the Folate Receptor.  This was published in March 2013 Molecular Psychiatry,  representing a major breakthrough in our understanding and treatment of Autism…Click … Continue reading

Online Genetic Testing by Jeffrey Dach MD

Understanding Online Genetic Testing by Jeffrey Dach MD –  Dr. Ohad Birk of Ben Gurion University does genetic testing for the Desert Bedouin people in Israel.  As he explained, the Bedouins tend to inter-marry causing a high rate genetic disease. The … Continue reading