Tracing genetic and environmental disruptions of human brain and mind development to their origins at the respective levels of cell, synapse, circuit, and behavior.
The IDDRC@WUSTL, along with collaborator St. Louis Children’s Hospital, is a member of a network of 14 Intellectual and Developmental Disability Research Centers (IDDRC’s) funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development through an act of Congress in 1963. These centers are located in some of the nation’s top universities and children’s hospitals and are committed to advancing knowledge, prevention, and treatment of intellectual and developmental disability.
For a list of publications at the IDDRC@WUSTL, click this link to PubMed. Publications from our prior cycle (2015-2020) can be viewed here.
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The Accessible podcast presents S2 E4 “Patient Driven Innovation with Dr. Christina Gurnett, Neurologist & Director of Washington University IDD Research Center” (Links to an external site)
Disrupted flow of brain fluid may underlie neurodevelopmental disorders (Links to an external site)
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