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xR: The Human Genome Project has Delivered on its Promise to Treat Disease. Introducing GEMS, the Genetic Enzyme Methylation Syndrome
Date:2/13/2013

Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) February 13, 2013

The 13 year, 4 billion dollar Human Genome Project which mapped out the human genetic code has delivered on its promise to treat disease according to Drs. Rozakis and Bakke in a continuing medical education lecture at Southwest General Hospital in Cleveland Ohio where they unveiled the concept of GEMS or the Genetic Enzymatic Methylation Syndrome. This is a common condition and many diseases that run in families are typically caused by GEMS.

"The concept behind GEMS is that inherited genetic errors, as defined by the human genome project, can cause abnormal enzyme speeds in the methylation pathway which leads to many diseases in predisposed patients" says Dr. Rozakis, medical director. "Enzyme speed is very important because if one enzyme is too slow, biochemical processes back up, much like placing stop signs on a busy highway.

"The methylation pathway is extremely important", says Dr. Bakke, whose post doctoral work was on the methylation pathway. "Methylation biochemistry creates our neurotransmitters, produces glutathione, the bodies most important antioxidant, and controls the turning on and off of all our genes. If this on-off process is not working properly, our genes are "out of control" and that can lead to serious autoimmune diseases such as Rheumatoid arthritis, Lupus, Psoriasis, Graves, and Type I Diabetes. Furthermore, inherited errors of genetics and enzymes in the methylation pathways can lead to Alzheimer's, macular degeneration, cardiovascular disease, arthritis, bipolar disease, depression, aut
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