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Roger Price MP Federal Member for Chifley Chief Opposition Whip

Jeans for Genes Day 31 July 2006

Federal Member for Chifl ey, Roger Price is encouraging everyone to wear their jeans to work this Friday the 4th of August to show their support for Jeans for Genes Day.

“This is a fun way to show your support for those working to fi nd cures for some very “This is a fun way to show your support for those working to fi nd cures for some very serious diseases” Mr Price said. serious diseases” Mr Price said.

The day is in aid of the Children’s Medical Research Institute and funds raised go to assist The day is in aid of the Children’s Medical Research Institute and funds raised go to assist research into genetic diseases including Leukaemia, Muscular Dystrophy, Cystic Fibrosis research into genetic diseases including Leukaemia, Muscular Dystrophy, Cystic Fibrosis and various other disorders. and various other disorders.

“One out of twenty children are born with some form of genetic disorder so the problem is “One out of twenty children are born with some form of genetic disorder so the problem is not something we can choose to ignore” Mr Price explained. not something we can choose to ignore” Mr Price explained.

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Participating workplaces can obtain a registration form from the events website, Participating workplaces can obtain a registration form from the events website, www.jeans4genes.com.au. Additionally anyone who would like more information can contact the day’s organisers on 1800 677 260. contact the day’s organisers on 1800 677 260.