Investigate predictive testing for Huntington disease and genetic counselling for Alzheimer's disease. Presented by Susan Creighton, Genetic Counsellor, Provincial Medical Genetics Program & BC Children's & Women's Hospital; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC. | Emily Dwosh, Clinical Instructor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC; Genetic Counsellor, Centre for Brain Health & Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute. (2016)
BC Children’s Hospital’s Dr. Francis Lynn is leading one of two groups awarded a total of $6 million in funding from the Government of Canada and JDRF Canada to accelerate the development of stem cell based therapies for type 1 diabetes (T1D)
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