Drosophila and zebrafish models added to SFARI Gene The animal models module of SFARI Gene has recently been expanded to include two new species: Drosophila melanogaster and Danio rerio. As of now, the database lists 55 genes for Drosophila models and 24 genes for zebrafish models, in addition to several models induced by…
FENS Forum 2018: Presentations by SFARI Investigators SFARI Investigators will be giving a number of presentations at the 11th FENS Forum of Neuroscience in Berlin, Germany (July 7-11).
SFARI Investigators elected to the National Academy of Sciences Two SFARI Investigators are among the 84 newly elected members of the National Academy of Sciences.
SFARI presentations at INSAR 2018 SFARI Investigators and SFARI science staff will be giving a number of oral presentations at the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) 2018 Annual Meeting in Rotterdam, Netherlands (May 9-12).
SFARI posters at INSAR 2018 SFARI science staff will be presenting a number of posters about SFARI projects and resources at the International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) 2018 Annual Meeting in Rotterdam, Netherlands (May 9-12).
SFARI survey: Request for feedback about iPS cell models of autism SFARI is soliciting your feedback about the utility and priority of induced pluripotent (iPS) cells from individuals with high-confidence autism risk variants. Your comments will help us to create a research infrastructure that will allow the use of SFARI biospecimen resources in the most impactful…
SFARI Investigators elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences Six current and former SFARI Investigators are among the 213 newly elected members of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies.
SFARI Gene: New data release New data were added to SFARI Gene in April 2018. This data release included updated gene scores for candidate autism risk genes, as well as the addition of new genes, animal models, and copy number variant loci associated with autism.