Rare Disease Report

Li Fraumeni Syndrome - A Family Cancer Odyssey

SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Kathleen Higgins



Kathleen Higgins has lost 2 of her 3 daughters to Li Fraumeni Syndrome. In this video clip, she explains how the genetic condition leads to people being at a higher risk for developing cancer. 
 
More than half the patient with Li Fraumeni syndrome have a mutation on the TP53 gene.
 
For more information about Kathleen’s non-profit organization, visit www.mosongsforkerry.org 
 


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