Laura Ranum Awarded the 2017 Steinert Award for DM Research

  Dr. Laura Ranum was awarded the 2017 “Steinert Award for Excellence in Myotonic Dystrophy Basic Science Research” at the 11th International Dystrophia Myotonica Consortium (IDMC) held in San Francisco, […]

Dr. Laura Ranum named as a College of Medicine’s 2017-2018 University Term Professor

College of Medicine’s 2017-2018 University Term Professor named! Dr. Laura Ranum, Director of of the Center for NeuroGenetics, has been named as one of the College of Medicine’s 2017-2018 University Term […]

CNG Researchers Make the News

Dr. Swanson’s lab is in the news this week.  Along with researchers at Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine in Osaka, Japan, Dr. Swanson’s lab published a paper last month […]

CNG Brainstorm Symposium 2018

The Center for NeuroGenetics at the University of Florida is excited to announce our next Brainstorm Symposium Brainstorming Therapies in Neurodegenerative Diseases January 17th, 18th and 19th, 2018 This two and a […]

Mission Statement

The Center for NeuroGenetics (CNG) will integrate molecular, genetic and clinical approaches to define the causes of neurodegenerative disease and develop effective treatment strategies. Impact and Burden of Neurological and […]

Promise to Kate Graduate Fellowships Awardees Announced

Promise to Kate Graduate Student Fellowships Promise To Kate (PTK) has provided very generous support for two Ph.D. level graduate student fellowships at 50% effort for 1 year (2017-2018). These funds will include […]

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Mission Statement

The Center for NeuroGenetics (CNG) will integrate molecular, genetic and clinical approaches to define the causes of neurodegenerative disease and develop effective treatment strategies.

Center for NeuroGenetics housed in the Cancer Genetics Research Complex

Center for NeuroGenetics housed in the Cancer Genetics Research Complex

Recent News

Promise To Kate Day of Discovery

Aug 17th, 2017

On Friday, June 9, 2017, Promise to Kate held its first “Day of Discovery” at the University of Florida Center for NeuroGenetics (CNG). The PTK Junior Board offered a field-trip […]

CNG Researchers develop unique mouse model for studying ALS

May 9th, 2016

University of Florida Health researchers have developed a unique mouse model that will allow researchers around the world to better study the genetic origins and potential treatments for a neurodegenerative […]