Socio-Demographic Factors Associated With COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy Among Middle-Aged Adults During the Quebec’s Vaccination Campaign
This study aimed to describe how socioeconomic and demographic characteristics affect vaccine hesitancy. Using data from 6,105 CARTaGENE participants, researchers found that those born outside of Canada and those with a household income under $100,000 had the greatest hesitancy.
Exome sequencing identifies mutations in the gene TTC7A in French-Canadian cases with hereditary multiple intestinal atresia.
Cogenital Multiple Intestinal Atresia is a fatal disorder that can cause organs to shutdown and obstructions in the small and large intestines. They looked a 5 different families to determine the gene structure and found that TTC7A is likely a causal gene for MIA.