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Partnering to End the Diagnostic Odyssey

We are heading up a newborn sequencing consortium that will revolutionize and shorten the diagnostic journey.

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We are transforming pediatric healthcare through the power of Rapid Precision Medicine™

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Honoring 60 Years of Newborn Screening

See how scientific and medical advances have propelled newborn screening forward.

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We’re setting a new standard of care for newborns and children with rare undiagnosed diseases.

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Press Releases

Stephen Kingsmore, MD Named Inaugural David F. Hale Chair in Pediatric Genomic Medicine 

Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine® (RCIGM) President & CEO Stephen Kingsmore, MD, DSc, was formally inducted today as the David F. Hale Chair in Pediatric Genomic Medicine. Serving as an endowed chair is one of the highest honors in academic medicine. 

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Discovery of Endocannabinoid Gene Mutation Leads to Identification of  New, Rare Pediatric Neurological Disease
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Discovery of Endocannabinoid Gene Mutation Leads to Identification of  New, Rare Pediatric Neurological Disease

In a study published in the October 2022 issue of BRAIN, researchers from Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine (RCIGM®) and the University of California San Diego School of Medicine describe their discovery of a new clinical syndrome, Neuro-Ocular DAGLA-related Syndrome (NODRS), in children with termination variants in the diacylglycerol lipase alpha (DAGLA) gene which encodes an enzyme in the brain that is involved in the signaling pathway of the endocannabinoid (eCB) system.

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Genomic Newborn Screening Studies Around the World Begin to Take Baby Steps

GENOMEWEB: [Newborn sequencing] research studies around the world are starting to get off the ground, ranging in size from 1,000 to more than 100,000 infants. At the inaugural International Conference on Newborn Sequencing (ICoNS) in Boston last week, eight of these endeavors — based in the US, Europe, and Australia — provided outlines of their plans and goals.

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Rapid Precision Medicine™ is here now. We are setting the standard for pediatric critical care by breaking barriers to expand access to genomically-informed, personalized care nationwide. We offer many opportunities to collaborate with as we work to save and improve lives.

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