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Meet Jimmy Lin, the Doc Who's Kickstarting Cures for Very Rare Diseases

Zachary Slobig

Over at Narratively, this story is worth a long read if you can carve out the time. Lin is building an "Amazon slash Kickstarter slash Digg" to highlight patients with extremely rare diseases, help their loved ones fundraise research towards a cure, as well as optimize and crowdsource diagnoses from medical professionals. It's ambitious and inspiring and we look forward to following Lin's progress with the Rare Genomics Institute.

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