Heart disease is the leading cause of death among Indians and it is estimated that 60 percent of the world’s heart disease cases are from India.
Genes and environmental factors play an important role in causing heart attacks and strokes. Genetic mutation within myosin binding protein C, cardiac (MYBPC3) gene
has been identified recently to be the cause of sudden cardiac death in approximately 4-6% of Indians. Genetic testing can help in preventive interventions and in making