Category: Video

Target ALS Interview with Hemali Phatnani, PhD

NEW YORK, NY (September 1, 2023) — Hemali Phatnani, PhD, Director of the Center for Genomics of Neurodegenerative Disease (CGND) at the New York Genome Center and Assistant Professor at Columbia University, spoke with Target ALS about her involvement with the foundation since its inception, and how their funding has shaped her research experience. “Target […]

NYGC Researchers Awarded Two-Year Target ALS Grant

NEW YORK, NY (August 18, 2023) — Researchers at the New York Genome Center (NYGC) are collaborating under a recent grant from Target ALS, a medical research foundation committed to the search for effective treatments for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Hemali Phatnani, PhD, Core Faculty Member and Director of the Center for Genomics of Neurodegenerative […]

NYGC Launches the Early Career Development (Post-Baccalaureate) Program

NEW YORK, NY (June 22, 2023) — The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is pleased to announce that we’re now accepting applications for our inaugural Early Career Development Program (post-baccalaureate training). The program provides recent undergraduates with exceptional scientific training and research experience in faculty and non-faculty laboratories, leveraging NYGC’s unique scientific strengths in genomics, computational […]

New Technique Illuminates How Abnormal RNA Splicing Leads to Disease

NEW YORK, NY (August 14, 2023) — A technique that enables scientists to record gene mutations and patterns of gene activity in individual cells has been extended to cover RNA splicing as well, in a study led by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine, the New York Genome Center and the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto. A better understanding […]