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Maurice Curry of Albany is attempting to get the word out on a rare genetic condition known as Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, which often takes several years to diagnose. Curry was diagnosed with the disease 13 years ago after it had taken doctors five years to find it. (Staff Photo: Jennifer Parks)

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Albany resident raising awareness of Alpha-1 Antitryspin Deficiency

An Albany woman speaks out on rare condition she has had more than 13 years

Alpha-1 Antitryspin Deficiency is a genetic condition that is estimated to be impacting one out of every 2,500 people in the United States.


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