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Larry Ingrassia – A difficult and inspiring journey of discovery

Lawrence Ingrassia, author of A Fatal Inheritance: How a Family Misfortune Revealed a Deadly Medical Mystery, talks about the two-decades long journey by Dr. Joseph Fraumeni Jr. and Dr. Frederick Pei Li, to solve the medical mystery behind the cancer syndrome named after them; the journey of his family, and "Family A" in their

By |2024-07-11T15:16:31-04:00June 21st, 2024|LFS News|0 Comments


I discovered Li-Fraumeni syndrome one week before quadrant surgery for breast cancer. I found out about the cancer in April 2023, underwent chemotherapy, and reduced it to the point where only the quadrant would be removed. However, after genetic testing, everything changed. Today, I'm undergoing immunotherapy, and I believe it will continue until October. I

By |2024-07-11T15:16:32-04:00May 16th, 2024|LFS Family Stories|0 Comments
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