Stories Related to Intellectual Disabilities
Oct. 13, 2017
A renowned neuroscientist who focuses on how new experiences trigger the brain to modify its own form and function — known as brain plasticity — will talk about fragile X ...
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute team begins to bridge gap between intellectual disability and molecular function
May 24, 2016
Scientists at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute discovered how mutations of a gene called CASK may cause genetic disorders such as microcephaly and postnatal intellectual disabilities.
VTCRI Director Michael Friedlander delivers keynote for NIH conference on developmental disabilities
March 1, 2011
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (VTCRI) Executive Director Michael Friedlander presented the keynote address at the second National Institute of Health (NIH) sponsored Interdisciplinary Training Conference on Developmental Disabilities in ...