In this video Dr. Charles Sawyers provides an overview of the types of genes that, when mutated, can lead to the development of cancer.
Dante is a 10-year-old boy born with hemimegalencephaly—an enlargement of half his brain.
Kangaroo-like hopping when spinal cord excitatory interneurons cross the midline to stimulate both sides.
A demonstration by Dr. Meyer showing how a balance of molecular elements trigger genetic pathways that determine the sex of a C. elegans worm.
Dr. Zoghbi shows how a mouse that has been given the gene responsible for Rett syndrome exhibits some of the same neurological symptoms as human Rett patients.
Dr. Zoghbi demonstrates how mice that have been given the gene responsible for spinocerebellar ataxia 1 (SCA1) are tested on a device called a rotarod to quantify the amount of ataxia present.
Dr. Christopher Walsh discusses how genomic science has made enormous contributions to our understanding of the genetic causes of autism.