17 December 2016: Tinca Polderman’s expert opinion about the overlap between ADHD and autism in the Dutch ‘Volkskrant’, and about parental influences on children’s behavior (not much!) in the German ‘Süddeutsche Zeitung’.
European Leukodystrophy Association (ELA) awarded Vivi Heine to study if modulation of Hyaluronan in the host brain microenvironment of a mouse model for Vanishing White Matter Disease (VWM) can improve stem cell therapy.
In this expert review, the challenges for modeling of psychiatric disorders, potential solutions and how induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) technology can be used to develop an analytical framework for the evaluation and therapeutic manipulation of fundamental disease processes is evaluated.
This study provides a statistical evaluation of the core structure inherent to all gene-set analyses. Current implementations in available tools are examined and the factors affecting valid and successful detection of gene sets are described.