Organization profile

Organization profile

The Molecular and Medical Genetics (MMG) Department is an interdisciplinary group of faculty performing basic laboratory research, clinical research, teaching of both graduate and medical students, overseeing the operation of several clinical labs and providing expertise in the area of clinical genetics care.

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Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences
Pantothenate Kinase-Associated Neurodegeneration Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Neoplasms Medicine & Life Sciences
Fanconi Anemia Medicine & Life Sciences
DNA Mismatch Repair Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences

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Andrew Adey

Person: Academic

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Mushui Dai

Person: Academic

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Amy Farrell

Person: Academic


Projects 1976 2021

Insulin Resistance
Fatty Acids
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

In vivo targeting of diabetes-relevant human cell types with rAAV vectors

Grompe, M., Nakai, H. & Kay, M.

National Institutes of Health


Project: Research projectHigh Impact Research and Research Infrastructure Cooperative Agreement Programs—Multi-Yr Funding

Somatostatin-Secreting Cells
Neurotransmitter Agents

Research Output 1981 2018

A case for expanding carrier testing to include actionable X-linked disorders

Rope, A. F., Kauffman, T. L., Himes, P., Amendola, L. M., Punj, S., Akkari, Y., Potter, A., Davis, J. V., Schneider, J. L., Reiss, J. A., Gilmore, M. J., McMullen, C. K., Nickerson, D. A., Richards, C. S., Jarvik, G. P., Wilfond, B. S. & Goddard, K. A. B., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Clinical Case Reports.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Factor VIII
Nuclear Family
Sequence Analysis
Newborn Infant
8 Citations

A Comprehensive Pan-Cancer Molecular Study of Gynecologic and Breast Cancers

The Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, Apr 9 2018, In : Cancer Cell. 33, 4, p. 690-705.e9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast Neoplasms
Long Noncoding RNA
Decision Trees

Altered zinc balance in the Atp7b−/− mouse reveals a mechanism of copper toxicity in Wilson disease

Meacham, K. A., Cortés, M. P., Wiggins, E. M., Maass, A., Latorre, M., Ralle, M. & Burkhead, J. L., Nov 1 2018, In : Metallomics. 10, 11, p. 1595-1606 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurodegenerative diseases
Hepatolenticular Degeneration
Molecular biology