Postdoctoral Fellow Identifies Gene Responsible for Warburg Micro Syndrome

MCW Postdoctoral Fellow Ryan Liegel, PhD, (Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy) co-authored a study with a colleague from the University of Edinburgh in the American Journal of Human Genetics that identified a gene responsible for Warburg Micro syndrome, a rare genetic disease characterized by eye, brain and endocrine abnormalities. Duska J. Sidjanin, PhD, (Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy, Human and Molecular Genetics Center) was a corresponding author.

Science Daily, November 14, 2013

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