ASHG platform talk: New gene for hereditary spastic paraplegia

Excited to share the results from our recent collaborative work on a new gene for hereditary spastic paraplegia. Our abstract has been accepted for a platform presentation at this years American Society of Human Genetics meeting in San Diego.

So if you'd like to hear more come along to the Gene Discovery and Functional Models of Neurological Disorders session on Wednesday, October 17; Session Time: 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm :-)



Y. Jamshidi1, M. Wagner2,9, I. Gehweiler3, S. Bakhtiari4,5, E. Ozkan1, R. Maroofian1, R. Boostani6, E. Ghayoor Karimiani7, S. Padilla-Lopez4,5, K. Vill10, H. Darvish8, D.P.S. Osborn1, M.C. Kruer4,5, J. Winkelmann2,9, R. Schüle3
1) St George's University of London, London, United Kingdom; 2) Institut für Humangenetik, Munich, Germany; 3) Center for Neurology and Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research, Tübingen, Germany; 4) Cerebral Palsy & Pediatric Movement Disorders Program, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Arizona, USA Children’s Hospital, Arizona, USA; 5) Departments of Child Health, Neurology, and Cellular & Molecular Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, Arizona, USA; 6) Department of Neurology, Mashhad, Iran; 7) Next Generation Genetic Clinic, Mashhad, Iran; 8) Department of Medical Genetics, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, Iran; 9) Institute for Neurogenomics, Helmholtz-Zentrum Munich, Munich; 10) Division of Pediatric Neurology, Developmental Medicine and Social Pediatrics, Center for Neuromuscular Disorders in Childhood. Dr. von Hauner Children's Hospital, University Hospital, LMU Munich, Germany