Man’s Rare Genetic Disease Traced Back to Three Centuries of County Donegal Ancestry

Irish Central, August 2019 – Family history plays a large part in understanding a patient’s history. Greg discovered just how large a role it plays when he received a confirmatory diagnosis of hereditary ATTR amyloidosis. Greg then traced his family lineage back centuries to find that more than 600 family members may have also been impacted by the disease.