Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Lecture on Development and Developmental Disabilities: Title TBD
Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, M.D., Ph.D., Co-Director, Molecular Diagnostics Section of the Genetic Laboratory; Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Rush University
Monday, Mar. 25, 2024, 4:10-5:10 p.m. CT
OMC 241, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center/One Magnolia Circle Building
About the Speaker:Dr. Elizabeth Berry-Kravis' laboratory has a broad interest in an array of molecular techniques including experience with FMR1 DNA testing and methylation studies for both clinical diagnosis and prior research projects. Specifically, molecular-phenotype relationships in fragile X-associated disorders including relationships of phenotypes in fragile X syndrome and FXTAS to FMRP; FMR1 and ASFMR mRNA, methylation and activation ratios, and FMR1 repeat length and AGG location, as well as various other biomarkers of cellular function with FMR1 expansions.
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There will be registration for in-person attendance and virtual registration through Microsoft Teams. A Teams link will be created when more details are solidified.