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Severe Combined Immunodeficiency – Fast Facts You Need to Know

Severe Combined Immunodeficiency – Fast Facts You Need to Know

Severe combined immunodeficiency, or SCID, refers to a group of rare inherited immune system disorders that are potentially fatal. The Different Kinds of SCID The most common kind of severe combined immunodeficiency out there is caused by an SCIDX1 gene mutation in the X chromosome, which stop the plasma membrane receptors in the immune cells [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Americans with Disabilities Act

Americans with Disabilities Act

Signed in July 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) provides the disabled with protections similar to those already covering discrimination on the basis of sex, national origin, race, religion, and veteran status. An individual is protected under the ADA if his/her ability to perform one or more major life activities (such as hearing, sight, [...]

July 28, 2011 More