A Conversation with Kurt and Rochelle Hirschhorn

Kurt Hirschhorn, Rochelle Hirschhorn, Joel N. Hirschhorn

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In this interview, Kurt and Rochelle Hirschhorn talk with their son, Joel, about their research and collaborations, the early years of medical genetics, the development of genetic counseling, the challenges of being a woman in science, and new challenges and directions for the study of human genetics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)31-44
Number of pages14
JournalAnnual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics
StatePublished - 31 Aug 2017


  • Adenosine deaminase deficiency
  • Genetic counseling
  • Lymphocytes
  • Lysosomal storage disorders
  • Mosaicism
  • Pompe disease
  • Somatic reversion
  • Wolf-Hirschhorn syndrome


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