Description of impact

Researchers from AAU have used research into a specific genetic defect shown that Kathleen Folbigg may have been wrongfully convicted of murdering her four children in 2003. The results show that the children had a genetic defect which can lead to sudden cardiac arrest. Thus, the research contributes with a social impact, as it can contribute to the possible pardon of Kathleen Folbigg.
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