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Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 19 Disease Panel

Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Diseases: 38 Disease Panel

Sephardic/Mizrahi Jewish Genetic Diseases

Cystic Fibrosis

Thick mucous buildup in the lungs leading to breathing difficulty and infection, with no cure. Symptoms include poor digestion, male infertility and shortened life expectancy (into the 30s).

Carrier Frequency: 1 in 24 Ashkenazi Jews, 1 in 26 Sephardic/Mizrahi Jews

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