General News

Smiles and Sunshine for the 2018 Miles for Mia Memorial 5K Walk/Run

This year’s Miles for Mia Memorial 5K Walk/Run was another big success in support of genetic disease research and education.

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Miles for Mia 2018

Miles for Mia, a benefit dedicated to the life of Mia Jeanette Walts, will be held on Saturday, June 2, 2018 in Brighton, MI.

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Beautiful new book, “An Ordinary Day,” documents families living with rare genetic diseases

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Acclaimed portrait photographer Karen Haberberg recently turned her lens on families raising children with rare genetic conditions in a stunning new book.

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GDF Grant Supports the Launch of the Mount Sinai Pediatric Precision Medicine Initiative

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

A recent grant by the GDF supports the launch of the Mount Sinai Pediatric Precision Medicine Initiative led by Dr. Bruce Gelb at the Mindich Child Health and Development Institute.

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GDF Welcomes Dr. George Diaz to Medical & Scientific Advisory Board

Friday, May 1st, 2015

Mount Sinai Medical Genetics and Pediatric Specialist

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New Research Investigates Genetic Causes of Late-Onset Fabry Disease

Monday, April 27th, 2015

Findings Shed Further Light on Effects of A143T Mutation

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Advancements Continue in Development of Potential Niemann-Pick Disease Type B Therapy

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Phase Ib results presented at scientific meeting

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FDA Approves At-Home Carrier Screening Test for Bloom Syndrome

Friday, February 20th, 2015

Provides Information for Prospective Parents

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White House Announces Precision Medicine Initiative

Friday, January 30th, 2015

$215 Million Requested in Next Fiscal Year Budget

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Happy New Year from GDF

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Best wishes

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