'a genetic variant that approximately doubles or triples the risk of forming blood clots in the veins. The variant is commonly associated with the disease venous thromboembolism (VTE), which includes both deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.'
In coming decades, doctors might be able to treat or prevent cataracts with eyedrops -- all because of an unexpected discovery, revealed during a genetics study, about a molecule that helps make cholesterol in human cells.
I run to work year round. I play bagpipes. I enjoy practicing medicine in the nation's worst reimbursement environment. I am here to beat the dirt out of the system. Father of 4, married my high school sweetheart Pam.
1440 on old SATs, top decile among Internists
Johns Hopkins University
University of Washington
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