Genetic Defects Hold Clues to Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death, Study Published in Science Translational Medicine  
7/7/2011 8:17:28 AM

Sudden cardiac death is always a shocking, tragic event, especially when it occurs at a young age. But, for the first time, scientists are unraveling how genetic defects can help predict the risk of dying suddenly in individuals with one of the leading causes of this unfortunate phenomenon.