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Answers for all of your most pressing questions on genetics, rare conditions, drug development, and research.

Is Fibromyalgia coded into your DNA?

“There are many rare genetic conditions that look like fibromyalgia and it is often the case that patients with these conditions first get a fibromyalgia diagnosis.”
Dr. Harley Katz | April 9, 2020

How to choose a genetic test?

“With more than 70,000 different genetic tests on the market, it’s nearly impossible to know which one is right for you and your family. We want to help you make an informed decision on whether you need a genetic test and which provider to choose.”
Lukas Lange | April 3, 2020

Why experts recommend genetic testing in groups of three

“Although we are so similar, our DNA is so complex that there are still, on average, approximately 4-5 million genetic variants between every human on the planet.”
Dr. Harley Katz | March 11, 2019

Top 3 Concerns Parents have Before Getting a Genetic Test for their Child with Autism

“73.3% of parents indicated that the cost would be the primary barrier.”
Dr. Harley Katz | October 14, 2019

Probably Genetic’s New Brand: Explained

“Probably Genetic’s new brand represents hope for the future.”
Taylor Kane | September 30, 2019

How Social Media Helps the Rare Disease Community

“My mom’s life was completely turned upside down. She was scared and lonely.”
Taylor Kane | September 16, 2019

5 Rare Disease Stats Everyone Should Know

“Genetic testing can help provide answers to people struggling with unexplained symptoms...”
Taylor Kane | September 3, 2019

Our Authors

We have a fantastic lineup of authors with years of combined healthcare experience. Their backgrounds cover everything from Clinical Genetics to Patient Advocacy to Diagnostics with Artificial Intelligence.

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