December 2011 – Recent work on Ube3a is most viewed on Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative website.

Mouse brains showing expressed (top image) and unexpressed (lower image) Ube3a, via fluorescent markers

December 2011Ben Philpot’s presentation at the 2011 Society for Neuroscience annual meeting in Washington, D.C. in November is top news at the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI). The conference report on recent breakthroughs in work on the Ube3a gene has been extremely popular, according to SFARI, and “right now is the most viewed on the site and moved to #3 top story for the whole year” on the Foundation website.

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