neurogenetics


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

neurogenetics

(no͝or′ō-jə-nĕt′ĭks, nyo͝or′-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the genetic factors that contribute to the development of neurological disorders.
References in periodicals archive ?
funding where students from Qatar and across the Mena region undertook theoretical and practical studies in neurogenetics.
David Goldman, MD, chief of the Laboratory of Neurogenetics at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), says his laboratory's research is helping to broaden the understanding of two factors fundamental to addictions.
A, Professor Murat Gunel, Murat Gunel, co-director of the Neurogenetics, director of Neurovascular Surgery and professor of genetics and neurobiology at Yale, said, "so far, we have yet to explain the origin of one human brain's defining features, the deep fissures and convolutions that increase its surface area and allow for rational and abstract thoughts.
The archive will contain the work of Peter Harper, emeritus professor in human genetics, who was responsible for cutting-edge neurogenetics research into Huntington's disease.
An international group of contributors working in physiology, pharmacology, neurogenetics, technology, engineering, and other scientific and medical fields present research on aspects of breathing control, including comparative aspects, development, modeling, respiratory rhythm generation, neuromodulation, respiratory rhythm and motor pattern generation, hypoxic sensing, integrative aspects, sleep apnea, muscles and exercise, and higher brain function and dyspnea.
Neurogenetics 1997 May; trinucleotide expansion in German SCA patients, 1(1):59-64 SCA2.
Over the past two decades, there has been remarkable achievement in the fields of cellular neurobiology and molecular neurogenetics," said Dr.
Schahram Akbarian, associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, to serve as a member of the Molecular Neurogenetics Study Section.
John Shoffner, a neurologist and geneticist at Medical Neurogenetics in Atlanta.
is employed by Medical Neurogenetics LLC, a company that performs neurotransmitter monoamine metabolite analyses in cerebrospinal fluid.
Patrick Chinnery, professor of neurogenetics at Newcastle University, said of the disease's symptoms: "Some are benign, others devastating.
Moser, a longtime neurogenetics researcher at the Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) who passed away last January, was the same doctor portrayed in the movie and was the world's authority on X-ALD.