Hunting Hypertension
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Hunting Hypertension

Blood Pressure Regulation may have a genetic marker and Dr. Bina Joe is looking for it.  Her Genomics Lab at UTMC has identified 16 genome regions for study and is getting closer to a discovery.  Amanda Patton explains genetic mapping and markers that pre-dispose some people to certain disorders and maladies.  How does identifying these markers lead to treatment that can turn around high blood pressure?

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