Genetics—Gene mutations often contribute to pancreatitis in children and adults. Mission: Cure shares the latest research.

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Shows Mission: Cure's team at PancreasFest 2019.

Mission: Cure Update: PancreasFest and Progress

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PancreasFest 2019 unveiled promising scientific discoveries and exciting collaboration opportunities, and Mission: Cure was there! Mission: Cure's Team at PancreasFest 2019. Big thanks to our amazing interns from Brown University and Amy Jensen who shared her story of living undiagnosed with chronic pancreatitis. Yes, PancreasFest is the name of a scientific conference held annually in Pittsburgh, PA in July where…

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Pancreatitis and Genetics: New Science Shows Pancreatitis Likely to be Hereditary

| Genetics, Patient Resources, Webinars, Webinars: Genetics | No Comments Pancreatitis is Often Caused by Genetics In November 2018, Mission: Cure hosted a webinar for chronic and recurrent acute pancreatitis patients on new genetic discoveries related to pancreatitis. It featured presentations by Dr. David Whitcomb of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Dr. Mark Haupt of Ariel Precision Medicine, experts in pancreatitis genetics. The doctors answered many questions…