Dr. Walsh is an HHMI investigator whose research focuses on understanding the genes involved in the development and function of the human brain.
Dr. Sawyers is an HHMI investigator who has contributed to the development of drugs that target leukemia and prostate cancer.
A new technique for making the brain transparent provides extremely detailed views of groups of neurons.
Dante is a healthy 10-year-old boy who has had half his cerebral cortex surgically removed to treat his seizures.
Dr. Christopher Walsh discusses how genomic science has made enormous contributions to our understanding of the genetic causes of autism.
Dr. Charles Sawyers discusses how the identification of most cancer genes could transform cancer into a chronic disease.
Dante is a 10-year-old boy born with hemimegalencephaly—an enlargement of half his brain.
In this video Dr. Charles Sawyers provides an overview of the types of genes that, when mutated, can lead to the development of cancer.