An alliance of individuals and organizations working together to prevent Jewish Genetic Diseases through education, awareness and screening

Diseases Common to all Jewish Groups

Ashkenazi Jewish Diseases

Sephardic-Mizrahi Diseases

Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis [CFTR]: Thick mucus accumulation in the lungs leading to breathing difficulty and infection, poor digestion, male infertility, average life expectancy into the 30s

Ashkenazi Jewish Carrier Frequency: 1 in 24

Sephardic-Mizrahi Jewish Carrier Frequency: N/A

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