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2008 National DNA Day Online Chatroom Transcript

This is just one question from an archive of the National DNA Day Moderated Chat held in April 2008. The NHGRI Director and many genomics experts from across NHGRI took questions from students, teachers and the general public on topics ranging from basic genomic research, to the genetic basis of disease, to ethical questions about genetic privacy.

Sharon, are there headquarters for your organization in Rhode Island?
     Sharon Terry, M.A.: Runs the Genetic Alliance, a coalition of over 600 disease specific advocacy organizations working to increase capacity in advocacy organizations and to leverage the voices of the millions of individuals and families affected by genetic conditions. Hi! Genetic Alliance is international and has virtual nodes in the network all over the world, since it is a network of networks. So yes, organizations in Rhode Island are part of Genetic Alliance.

PXE International has an office in Providence, RI!
Charlie in RI (Higher Education student)

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