Dr. Willsey receives UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences Trailblazer Award

Jeremy Willsey, PhD, will map the core molecular networks underlying autism. This will provide critical insights into pathology and treatment to generate a new paradigm for investigating neuropsychiatric disorders that bridges the current gap between genetics and functional biology. http://weill.ucsf.edu/news/ucsf-weill-institute-neurosciences-announces-trailblazer-awards  

Welcome Nawei and Nia

Nawei Sun has joined the Willsey Lab as a postdoctoral fellow. She recently completed her PhD in Genetics at Rutger’s University in the lab of Jay Tischfield. Nawei has a wealth of experience in tissue culture and iPSCs, and will leverage this expertise to interrogate Tourette disorder risk genes that our lab has identified via whole exome […]