Archive for tag: COST Action

14th Troina Meeting on Genetics of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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Meeting: 14th Troina Meeting on Genetics of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, April 4th-6th, 2019 Participant: Natália Oliva Teles – Management Committee Member (Su...

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16p11.2: rare genetic changes linked to autism now connected to higher chance of other psychiatric disorders

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In most of the trillion cells that make up our bodies, 23 pairs of chromosomes store the vital strands of DNA needed to make our bodies grow and function proper...

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MINDDS Newsletter August 2018


The summer is here !, but we have still been busy with MINDDS through the last few months, building on our progress at the end of last year. To recap, we have ...

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A Meeting of MINDDS


Mental Health is one of today’s great challenges. For the young generations, the Neurodevelopmental disorders (NDD) are some of the most common, but also the mo...

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Academia Europaea – International networks: creating opportunities for collaborative research and funding


(from left to right): Prof Ole Petersen, Prof Sierd Cloetingh, Prof Adrian Harwood, Abdul Rahim, Prof Phil Jones and Sir John Skehel Professor Sierd Cloetingh, ...

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Understanding rare neurodevelopmental disorders (NDD) has the potential drive major new therapies for the common NDD of schizophrenia and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).