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Nov. 15, 2018

VTCRI researchers find positive effects of early education intervention on social behavior persist for 4 decades

New research in Nature Communications, led by Read Montague (left) of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, suggests that participants who received educational interventions in ...

Nov. 14, 2018

International expert on developmental disabilities to speak at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute on Thursday

Peter Rosenbaum, a developmental pediatrician with 45 years of experience as a clinician and researcher in the evolving field of childhood disability, will tell a ...

Nov. 8, 2018

VTCRI scientists find that sensory neurons can be used to discover therapies for ALS

Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute scientists have shown that mutations in specific genes that destroy motor neurons and thereby cause the devastating effects of amyotrophic ...

Nov. 6, 2018

Scientists solve century-old neuroscience mystery; answers may lead to epilepsy treatment

Scientists at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute have solved a 125-year-old mystery of the brain, and, in the process, uncovered a potential treatment for ...


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