Researchers at NIH’s newly established Center for Alzheimer's and Related Dementias are using nanopore sequencing to analyze thousands of brain samples.
Two Studies Uncover Risk Loci for Age-Associated Neurodegenerative Disorders
One study found new risk loci for Alzheimer's disease, while the other focused on Lewy body dementia risk.
NINDS Awards Coriell Institute $7.7M to Support Biorepository
Under the terms of the five-year grant, Coriell will continue to support the NINDS Human Genetics Research Center.
Touch Perception Linked to Ion Channel Using Patient Exome Data
Mutations in the PIEZO2 gene in two individuals with undiagnosed muscle, sensory, and skeletal conditions suggest the protein product plays a role in touch perception.
NINDS Awards $112K to Brigham and Women's for T-cell Expression Profiling
The grant from NINDS funds a gene expression analysis core for an existing project on type 1 regulatory T-cell development.
Jul 17, 2012
NINDS to Fund Hunt for Epilepsy-Related Genes
Oct 28, 2011
Duke to Lead $25M Epilepsy Research Project
Oct 13, 2011
NINDS Funds Salk Neuroscience Core Center
Jun 10, 2011
NINDS to Fund Biomarkers for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
May 13, 2011
NINDS Eyes Next-Gen Sequencing Needs
Nov 29, 2010
NINDS Plans Epilepsy Genetics 'Center'
Sep 28, 2010