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 […]

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2020 MBI 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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New study shows antibody therapy could offer treatment path for genetic form of ALS and FTD

Dec. 9, 2019 New preclinical study shows antibody therapy could offer treatment path for genetic form of ALS Online version with high-res image available here: https://www.cell.com/neuron/fulltext/S0896-6273(19)30970-5 GAINESVILLE, Fla. — New […]

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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 […]

2020 MBI 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 […]

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 […]

New study shows antibody therapy could offer treatment path for genetic form of ALS and FTD

Dec. 9, 2019 New preclinical study shows antibody therapy could offer treatment path for genetic form of ALS Online version with high-res image available here: https://www.cell.com/neuron/fulltext/S0896-6273(19)30970-5 GAINESVILLE, Fla. — New […]

Dr. Eric Wang wins $2.5 million dollar Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Award

Congratulations to CNG Researcher Dr. Eric Wang on receiving the very prestigious Ben Barres Early Career Acceleration Award from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. This is an outstanding achievement and will […]

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