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Bugs And Biomes: This Badass Science Mom Took A DNA Sample To Cure Her Daughter's Ear Infection
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After two years of chronic ear infections and countless antibiotics, BIO5 biosystems researcher Dr. Bonnie Hurwitz decided to take her daughter's health into her own hands. She took a DNA sample, sent it to a lab for sequencing, identified the problem, and took it to her daughter's doctor. Together they cured the infections.