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We’re Boys Town National Research Hospital

We’re Boys Town National Research Hospital

We want to change the way America cares for children, for families, and for communities. “Bopp…Bopp… Bopp…Yes…Yes…Yes!” When she first heard her first sound, we were so happy we didn’t even cry, if that makes sense. Our ultimate goal is to get her to spoken language. “Hi Daddy!” “Hi Chloe!” “Daddy!” Being able to provide […]

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Five mental disorders share some of the same genes

Five mental disorders share some of the same genes

CUTHBERT: This study examined five different psychiatric disorders that we’ve always thought of as distinct disorders. Autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and unipolar depression. It examined the genetics in all of these disorders in one BIG sample, as though they were simply a single illness. And they found genes that […]

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The Genetics of Depression

The Genetics of Depression

This is the work conducted by Lynsey, and this is the title she provided for us. She used two different cohorts to analyse the data. The first is Generation Scotland, and then also replicated it in UK biobank. Now we’ve got roughly 18,000 people within Generation Scotland and 25,000 people within UK Biobank who have […]

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The Genetics of Personality & Depression

The Genetics of Personality & Depression

I’m really glad that you all could come tonight. We’re delighted to have a wonderful speaker tonight. And, this event, despite having empty chairs, this event sold out more quickly than any other event that I can remember or that, I think, Nicolas can remember either. In the first week, it was totally sold out. […]

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Postgraduate Medical Sciences at Oxford

Postgraduate Medical Sciences at Oxford

As a graduate student in the medical sciences at Oxford University, you’ll be part of an internationally recognised centre of excellence Its biomedical and clinical research and teaching is repeatedly ranked among the best in the world Over 1,400 graduate students and 5,500 staff work across Oxford, Africa and Asia By joining them, you’ll benefit […]

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Searching for a Career? Explore Medical Research

Searching for a Career? Explore Medical Research

“Speaker 1: My name is Bryan Mott and we are at the NIH, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, also known as NCATS. We’re located in Rockville, Maryland. Lately in the news has been a lot on the Ebola outbreak and I am working on some compounds for Ebola. I also work on compounds to […]

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