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Wall Street Journal Features STSI Molecular Autopsy Study

Scripps researchers look for genetic secrets behind sudden cardiac death


A major study by Scripps Translational Science Institute researchers probing the genetic mysteries of sudden cardiac death has been featured in a Wall Street Journal article that focuses on one woman’s efforts to end generations of unexplained deaths in her family.

STSI Director Eric Topol, MD, discussed the first case to be reported from the Molecular Autopsy Study with the newspaper’s deputy bureau chief Ron Winslow.

Read the Wall Street Journal article: Clues to a Family’s Heart Disease

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