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Jewish genetic disease center aims to increase awareness of potentially fatal disorders

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By Julie Levin

Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012
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One in five Jews of Eastern European/Ashkenazi decent is a potential carrier for Jewish genetic disorders according to the Jewish Genetics Diseases Center of Greater Phoenix. The center offers screenings and testing services and suggests people get tested before starting a family. Cronkite News reporter Julie Levin has more on the story.

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