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The genetics of ALS - how DNA sequencing is helping researchers to advance gene discovery in ALS


The national research program is presenting its next webinar on March 22 at 10 a.m. featuring guest presenter, Dr. Sali Farhan, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. Please feel free to join us – see details below.

Dr. Sali Farhan received a 2016 Trainee Award to work on furthering our genetic understanding of ALS under the supervision of world class geneticists Dr. Benjamin Neale and Dr. Mark Daly. During this webinar, you can expect to learn about gene discovery in ALS to date and the state of genetic research today, as well as why this type of research is important for the discovery of new treatments in the future.

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