A geneticist’s biggest challenge: Curing his own son

How renowned scientist Ron Davis is fighting to cure his son’s chronic fatigue syndrome, and why COVID patients may benefit.

Ron Davis and his son, Whitney, who has been mostly bedridden for 10 years [Photo courtesy of Ashley Haugen]

Palo Alto, California — Whitney Dafoe’s day begins at 2:30pm. His father, Ron Davis, peeks through the keyhole into…