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DNA Dilemma

A genetic test solves a hereditary mystery and saves a life Add to ...

Chad Sapieha's mother died from a rare form of stomach cancer. The family was tested for the genetic mutation known to cause this cancer. Chad was found to be a carrier and subsequently took the dramatic step of having his stomach removed before the cancer could take hold. For more on the series, visit ourtimetolead.ca



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