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Coriell Institute: The Value of BioBanks To Further Medical Research

June 11, 2008 by  
Filed under Genetic Testing

I had never heard of the term “BioBank” or biorepository until my 4 year old identical twins, Addi and Cassi, were diagnosed with a fatal disease called Niemann Pick Type C, otherwise known as the “Childhood Alzheimer’s.” Since receiving this nightmare diagnosis, I have become familiar with many organizations I had no idea existed, including […]