News & Events

INSAR 2018 Annual Meeting

Our HIHG researchers attend this years International Society for Autism Research Annual Meeting in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

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Human Genetics Grand Rounds Features Distinguished Presidential Scholar Carlos D. Bustamante, Ph.D.

The John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics (HIHG) and the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics (DHG) hosted, as part of the Human Genetics Grand Rounds, Distinguished Presidential Scholar Dr. Carlos D. Bustamante.

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HIHG Announces New Members

The HIHG welcomes Dr. Lily Wang and Rosario Isasi, J.D., M.P.H.

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HIHG researchers attend IMFAR

The International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR) is an annual scientific meeting, convened each spring, to exchange and disseminate new scientific progress among ASD scientists and their trainees from around the world.

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Zebrafish Research Provides Clues on Autism

A UM study shows how the manipulation of two genes plays a role in the development of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurological condition that affects approximately 2 percent of people around the world. Although several genes have been linked to multiple concurring conditions of ASD, the process that explains how specific genetic variants lead to behaviors characteristic of the disorder remains elusive.

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