Rose F. Kennedy Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center

2016 Awards

RFK IDDRC Pilot and Feasibility Awards: 

The neurophysiological underpinnings of sensory-motor dysfunctions in autism spectrum disorder
Investigator: Pierfilippo De Sanctis, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Developmental Medicine)
Research Assistant Professor, The Saul Korey Department of Neurology 


MECP2 and 5-hydroxymethylcytosine in epigenetic regulation of neuronal gene expression and etiology of Rett Syndrome
Investigator: Meelad Dawlaty, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics
 

Identification of novel pathogenic pathways and therapeutic targets in CNS of lysosomal storage disease
Investigator: Kostantin Dobrenis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience  


Protection against hearing loss with Cyclodextrin treatment of Niemann-Pick Type C Disease
Investigator: Vytautas Verselis, Ph.D.
Professor, Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience  


Uncovering the molecular link between CHD8 and ASD
Investigator: Deyou Zheng, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience
Associate Professor, Department of Genetics
Associate Professor, The Saul Korey Department of Neurology
 

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