A genetic mutation has been fingered as the likely cause of a fever disorder in Shar-Peis, the wrinkled dogs from China, which not only could improve treatments for the animals but could teach us about human fever disorders, such as familial Mediterranean fever syndrome. Full story
Cody McCasland, 7 years old, suffers from a gene mutation which caused deformities in his lower spine. He has no knee joints nor tibia. On prosthetics, he’s now living a happy and exciting life… giving back and charming everyone from Ellen to Oprah.
Dr. Susan Domchek, an oncologist and executive director of the Basser Research Center for BRCA at the University of Pennsylvania, Sue Friedman, founder of “Force,” which spreads awareness about breast and ovarian cancer, and NBC News Producer Ali Weinberg join MSNBC’s Craig Melvin to talk about Ange