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Genetic Testing

Oncology Urology

‘Breast-Cancer Genes’ May Also Increase Prostate Cancer Risk

By on 06/30/2022
Men may benefit from genetic testing if family members have breast cancers linked to the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene.
Diseases & Conditions

New Direct-to-Consumer Breast Cancer Genetic Tests: A Good Idea?

By on 03/22/2018
Einstein geneticist Adele Scheider, MD, offers her analysis of a new offering from the 23andMe consumer genetics company.
People

Reflections on a Pioneering Vision Study

By on 06/07/2017
Adele Schneider, MD, director of Clinical Genetics at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia, led a team to research a disease that causes blindness in children in a small island chain.
People

Clinic Day 6: An Einstein Researcher’s Mission to Micronesia

By on 05/01/2017
Dr. Adele Schneider is investigating the cause of blindness in the island chain. This is her final installment.
People

Clinic Day 5: An Einstein Researcher’s Mission to Micronesia

By on 04/28/2017
Dr. Adele Schneider is investigating a cause of blindness in the island chain. This is her fourth post.