John A. Jernigan, MD

Montgomery Area Physicians

Sponsored by the Alabama Power Foundation, The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, a non profit genomics and genetic research institute in Huntsville, is offering Free cancer genetic risk testing to women and men at least 19-years-old in the Montgomery area.The Information is Power test allows individuals to know their inherited risk for certain cancers including breast, ovarian, colorectal, pancreatic, and prostate cancers. We are collaborating with a few Montgomery area physicians to provide this testing. Dr. John Jernigan is our first physician partner. Additional partners will be added soon. To get more information please contact your physician’s office or visit our website Learn more information here ➝

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March 17, 2021
HudsonAlpha and The Links, Inc, (Greater Huntsville Chapter) will host two virtual events March 23 and April 6 at 6:30pm to discuss how genes can impact your health, healthcare disparities, and how genetic testing and participa...
February 25, 2021
WAAY TV spoke with Sara Cooper, PhD, about the virtual Tie the Ribbons luncheon and how HudsonAlpha researchers are working to combat this devastating disease through research and initiatives like Information is Power. Check out t...
February 25, 2021
HudsonAlpha hosted the annual Tie the Ribbons event on October 15, 2020 to raise funds and awareness of breast and ovarian cancer research at the Institute. In addition, Sara Cooper, PhD, gave an update on the Information is Power...
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Cancer is Scary

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