Current Research Focus

Research in the Davidson Laboratory is focused on inherited genetic diseases that cause central nervous system dysfunction, with a focus on (1) recessive, childhood onset neurodegenerative disease, such as the lysosomal storage diseases mucopolysaccharidoses and Battens disease; (2) dominant genetic diseases, specifically the CAG repeat disorders, Huntington’s disease and spinal cerebellar ataxia; and (3), understanding how changes in the transcriptome impact neural development and neurodegenerative disease processes.

Recent News and Publications

Published on Apr 12, 2017
Congrats to Dr. Beverly Davidson, Raymond G. Perelman CCMT director, on her election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences! Read more about this prestigious award here.

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