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Congratulations to our recent graduates!

Drs. Lance Denes, Shu Guo and Brittney Otero graduated with their doctoral degrees on August 6, 2021.

Myotonic Dystrophy Awareness Day is September 15th

International Myotonic Dystrophy Awareness Day

Join the CNG in supporting International Myotonic Dystrophy Awareness Day!

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Setsuki Tsukagoshi, PhD

Setsuki Tsukagoshi, MD, PhD is awarded Post-Doc Fellowship Research Grant from the National Ataxia Foundation (NAF)

  Setsuki Tsukagoshi, MD, PhD has been awarded a Post-Doc Fellowship Grant from the National Ataxia Foundation. The Post-Doctoral fellowship awards are to serve as a bridge from post-doctoral positions […]

Lien Nguyen, PhD

Lien Nguyen, PhD is awarded a K99 from the National Institutes of Health

Congratulations to Lien Nugyen, PhD on being awarded a K99 grant from the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Nguyen is a post-doc in the lab of Dr. Laura Ranum here […]

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Setsuki Tsukagoshi, MD, PhD is awarded Post-Doc Fellowship Research Grant from the National Ataxia Foundation (NAF)

Setsuki Tsukagoshi, MD, PhD has been awarded a Post-Doc Fellowship Grant from the National Ataxia Foundation. The Post-Doctoral fellowship awards are to serve as a bridge from post-doctoral positions to […]

Lien Nguyen, PhD

Lien Nguyen, PhD is awarded a K99 grant from the National Institutes of Health

Congratulations to Lien Nugyen, PhD on being awarded a K99 grant from the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Nguyen is a post-doc in the lab of Dr. Laura Ranum here […]

Lauren Laboissonniere, PhD

Dr. Lauren Laboissonniere is awarded the Milton Safenowitz Postdoctoral Fellowship from The ALS Association

Dr. Lauren Laboissonniere, who is currently doing her post-doctoral training in the lab of Dr. Laura Ranum here at the Center for NeuroGenetics, has been awarded the prestigious Milton Safenowitz […]

Benjamin Kidd

2020 MBI/Center for NeuroGenetics Award Winner Benjamin Kidd

The Center for NeuroGenetics congratulates Benjamin Kidd on receiving an MBI Fellowship. MBI Fellowships Funding is provided to graduate students seeking a doctoral degree or postdoctoral or clinical fellows who […]

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New preclinical study shows common diabetes drug improves symptoms in genetic form of ALS

New preclinical research shows a commonly used Type 2 diabetes drug can improve symptoms in a specific genetic form of ALS and frontotemporal dementia in mice. University of Florida neuroscientists […]

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