A number of presentations will be given by current and past SFARI Investigators at Neuroscience 2018 in San Diego, CA (November 3–7).
A selection of these talks is highlighted below:
M. Albert Basson, Ph.D. (King’s College London)
The autism-associated chromatin remodeller CHD8 regulates neurodevelopmental gene expression, brain growth and functional connectivity
Lilia Iakoucheva, Ph.D. (University of California, San Diego)
Cerebral organoid and animal models targeting the pathway dysregulated by 16p11.2 autism CNV
Hye Young Lee, Ph.D. (The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio)
Nanoparticle delivery of CRISPR into the brain rescues a mouse model of fragile X syndrome from exaggerated repetitive behaviors
The genetics of human cortical connectivity
Ofer Yizhar, Ph.D. (Weizmann Institute of Science)
Reward-associated modulation of excitatory-inhibitory dynamics in the prefrontal cortex
A list of additional talks and posters by SFARI Investigators, collaborators and SFARI staff can be found here.
[UPDATED November 2, 2018: New SFARI Investigator Hye Young Lee’s presentation was added to this list.]