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Date:10/30/2007

r colleagues have done a genome-wide scan at deCode Genetics in Reykjavik, Iceland, a company known for its rapid genetic study of that countrys genetically isolated inhabitants to hunt for the genes linked to sibling risk.

If we can crack this code, then we hope to develop a blood test for identifying families at risk long before any symptoms manifest themselves, she says.


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