Zylka news

Zylka and Philpot to lead UNC Neuroscience Center
Mark Zylka, PhD, will serve as director and Ben Philpot, PhD, will serve as associate director of the UNC Neuroscience Center at the UNC School of Medicine, effective July 1. William Snider, MD, who has served as the center’s director for nearly 17 years, will step down from his leadership role, but will remain on faculty as professor of neurology, while also continuing his research.
Mark Zylka's research featured on various news outlets
The Zylka Lab's research on autism has recently been featured on WRAL, WUNC (NPR), and the UNC Healthcare Newsroom.
Zylka Lab's research featured on various news outlets
Philpot, Thaxton and Zylka awarded Pitt Hopkins grant
News and Observer profiles autism research in Zylka and Philpot labs
"Discovery at UNC points to possible environmental cause of autism"
Mark Zylka, NIH Pioneer awardee, discusses his path to autism research
Zylka outlines how he started studying brain enzymes, the details and implications of his research, and what motivates him.
Simons Foundation highlights recent article by Philpot and Zylka
Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative features recent findings by Ben Philpot and Mark Zylka in its news article, "Autism genes are surprisingly large, study finds."