Thursday Seminar Series: Mustafa Sahin

When Mar 13, 2014
from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Where 1131 Bioinformatics
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Contact Phone 919-966-1260
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Dr. Sahin is an Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard University.The research in the Sahin lab is directed at understanding the cellular mechanism(s) of axon guidance and its relationship to neurological dysfunction. There are two major lines of ongoing research in the lab. First is the role of tuberous sclerosis genes in axons. The second major line of ongoing research is the role of axonopathy in spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). Dr. Sahin's host will be Dr. Eva Anton.

The title of his seminar will be:

"Tuberous Sclerosis: Shedding Light on the Neural Circuitry of Autism"