New Population May Be At Risk For Disease Known To Affect Jewish PeopleTay-Sachs disease is widely known as a genetic disorder among Jews, but a new study is exploring the risk in another group: The Irish.
Local Hospital Group Studying Risk of Tay-Sachs Among The IrishAfter three recent cases of Tay-Sachs turned up in the Irish population in the Philadelphia area, it got Einstein Medical Center's director of clinical genetics, Dr. Adele Schneider, wondering.

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