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

Published: Dec 5th, 2018

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 […]

CZI award winner Dr. Eric Wang

CNG Researcher Eric Wang wins Chan Zuckerberg Initiative award

Published: Dec 5th, 2018

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 […]

Dr. Maurice Swanson publish new potential rapid and inexpensive biomarker for intronic repeat expansion disease.

Dr. Maurice Swanson publish new potential rapid and inexpensive biomarker for intronic repeat expansion disease.

Published: Nov 5th, 2018

A new discovery in the laboratory of Dr. Maurice Swanson,associate director of the UF Center for NeuroGenetics, could potentially help doctors diagnose patients with muscular dystrophy, ALS and similar disorders sooner.  “We […]

New CNG Research on DM2 Honored With Cover of Neuron

New CNG Research on DM2 Honored With Cover of Neuron

Published: Oct 17th, 2017

A new article related to Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2 research was published in September 2017 from the lab of Dr. Laura Ranum.  The findings were reported in the journal Neuron […]

CNG Table at MDF 2017

CNG Attends the IDMC/MDF Conferences in San Francisco

Published: Oct 16th, 2017

CNG attends the IDMC/MDF conference in San Francisco We had over 20 CNG members attend the International Myotonic Dystrophy Consortium (IDMC-11) meeting held in San Francisco, California, on September 5th […]

CNG Table at MDF 2017

CNG attends the IDMC/MDF conference in San Francisco

Published: Oct 16th, 2017

CNG attends the IDMC/MDF conference in San Francisco We had over 20 CNG members attend the International Myotonic Dystrophy Consortium (IDMC-11) meeting held in San Francisco, California, on September 5th […]

Steinert Award - Ranum 2017

Laura Ranum Awarded the 2017 Steinert Award for DM Research

Published: Sep 27th, 2017

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, California […]

4th Strength, Science and Stories of Inspiration Event

4th Strength, Science and Stories of Inspiration Event

Published: Sep 27th, 2017

Strength, Science and Stories of Inspiration Join the fund raising event in Boston on the evening of October 1, 2017, at MIT Kresge Auditorium (7-10 pm), to raise awareness for […]

Laura Ranum Awarded the 2017 Steinert Award for DM Research

Published: Sep 21st, 2017

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, California […]

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

Published: Sep 19th, 2017

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