Archive for tag: COST Action



MINDDS will come to the end of its COST Action status and funding on May 6th 2022. We all would like to thank the COST Association for supporting us over the la...

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MINDDS in Solidarity


MINDDS and all other COST Actions are deeply saddened by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, and wherever possible wishes to help support our displaced Ukrainian r...

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Cardiff MINDDS Conference – today and beyond!


The first MINDDS COST Action Workshop was held just over 4 years ago in Belgrade, Serbia. Despite the challenges of a global pandemic and local political events...

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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).