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What does HH stand for?

HH stands for Hereditary Hemochromatosis

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Thomas, a nationally recognized patient advocate, is referring to family genetic screening for hereditary hemochromatosis (HH), also known as genetic iron poisoning or iron overload disease, the most common genetic disease in the USA, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Nanogen offers Analyte Specific Reagents and related products to research laboratories and clinical reference labs for the detection of genetic mutations associated with a variety of diseases, including cystic fibrosis, Alzheimer's disease, hereditary hemochromatosis, cardiovascular disease, beta thalassemia and Canavan disease.
Identification of the gene mutated in human hereditary hemochromatosis provided the first insights to emerge in several decades into regulation of intestinal iron transport, and heralded the identification of other molecular participants in the process.