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Dr. Maurice Swanson honored by AAAS

American Association for the Advancement of Science honors Dr. Maurice Swanson as a Lifetime Fellow The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society and publisher of the Science family of journals, has chosen Dr. Maurice Swanson in this year’s honored fellows. The…

Dr. Lien Nguyen awarded an NIH K99

The K99 will support research on developing tools to identify novel repeat expansion mutations and studying the role of these mutations in Alzheimer’s disease.

CNG Researcher Eric Wang wins 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 provide Dr. Wang’s lab with $2.5 million to pursue his innovative research on RNA biology and cellular trafficking in neurodegenerative disease. We are thrilled to have Eric as a member of our Center for NeuroGenetics and are looking forward to seeing where his research goes next.