The National Eye Institute will provide Bob Axtell with $2.8 million to study NMO.
OMRF researchers found mutations in PDGF receptor beta can trigger two rare diseases.
OMRF’s Clinical Genomics Center will now be able to offer services to clinicians.
These findings will help scientists understand how to better diagnose and treat the disease.
The Scheinberg Award recognizes research excellence in the field of neurorehabiliation in MS.
The gene, NCF1, was known by researchers, but it had not previously been linked to lupus