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  • Chai-Ann Ng
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    Molecular Cardiology and Biophysics Division, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia, and St Vincent’s Clinical School, UNSW Sydney, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Jamie I. Vandenberg
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    Address reprint requests and correspondence: Dr Jamie I. Vandenberg, Molecular Cardiology and Biophysics Division, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, 405 Liverpool St, Darlinghurst, NSW 2010, Australia.
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    Molecular Cardiology and Biophysics Division, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia, and St Vincent’s Clinical School, UNSW Sydney, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Published:October 20, 2021DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.10.017
      Establishing a specific genetic diagnosis in a patient with an inherited heart disorder is invaluable. First, it may help guide specific treatment for that individual. Second, and more importantly, it allows for screening and earlier detection of other family members who may be at risk.
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