Meet Anestis & Dimitris

Meet Anestis & Dimitris Anestis and Dimitris were two brothers who had Klinefelter syndrome. As they were never diagnosed, they had to endure the prejudice of their neighbours in a small village, nearly 40 years ago. Chris, one of the founders of gMendel, shares...

Meet Tom

Meet Tom TOM STANIFORD, AGE 32, WAS DIAGNOSED WITH MDP SYNDROME AT 23, WHEN THE CONDITION WAS RECOGNIZED IN 2013. TOM HOPES THAT ONE DAY ALL THOSE WITH DISABILITIES WILL BE JUDGED BY THEIR ABILITIES ALONE. Tom Staniford, age 31, was diagnosed with MDP syndrome at 23...

Meet Benjamin

Meet Benjamin Benjamin was diagnosed with Klinefelter disease at 25. After struggling emotionally for years, today he is on testosterone treatment and is happily married to a wonderful woman. Benjamin was diagnosed with Klinefelter disease at 25 years of age, just one...

Meet Nico

Meet Nico Nico suffered from multiple seizures as early as on the 8th day of his life. Doctors were able to identify the genetic disorder based on machine learning algorithms. Nico was admitted at Rady Children’s Hospital with severe seizures that were flat-lining the...

Meet Natalia

Meet Natalia Natalia was born with Down syndrome. Her mother shares her story and the message that living with genetic disorders teaches you the power of love that overcomes any complexity and makes you stronger. Natalia’s parents, Blanca and Gustavo, received the...

Meet Nina

Meet Nina Nina was born with Down syndrome. With unconditional love and support by her family, today, Nina is training teachers how to deal with children with disabilities. From the first days Nina was born, the doctors suspected that she was a kid with Down syndrome....