Zaira Bezares, a clinical laboratory scientist at Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine, works in the lab. Rady is at the center of a Medi-Cal pilot covering rapid sequencing of critically ill newborns.

Zaira Bezares, a clinical laboratory scientist at Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine, works in the lab. Rady is at the center of a Medi-Cal pilot covering rapid sequencing of critically ill newborns. Photo by Jamie Scott Lytle.

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Kara Coltrin and her son, Maverick. She credits rapid genome sequencing at Rady with saving his life. Photo courtesy of Jenny Siegwart/Rady

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