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To request a copy of one of our booklets, "Understanding the Genetics of Deafness: A Guide for Patients and Families",or Common Causes of hearing Loss" please contact us:

Booklet Request Form

Harvard Medical School Center for Hereditary Deafness
Laboratory for Molecular Medicine
65 Landsdowne Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

Phone: (617) 768-8291 - Heidi Rehm
Fax: (617) 768-8513

Email: hearing@hms.harvard.edu

You can also access the booklets and additional information in PDF format by clicking on the following links:

»Common Causes of Hearing Loss Booklet

»Understanding the Genetics of Deafness Booklet

         » Facts about Genetic Testing Insert 

         » Genetic Tests Inserts

                        »» GJB2 (Connexin 26) Gene Test

                        »» SLC26A4 (PDS) Gene Test

                        »» Mitochondrial Gene Tests

                        »» Cx30

                        »» Usher

                        »» OTOF