OMRF scientist Roberto Pezza, Ph.D., received a two-year grant to study the development of chromosomes.
OMRF researchers have identified the exact origin point of movement within chromosomes for the first time.
OMRF has announced the promotion of four of its principal scientists.
At Tuesday’s spring board meeting, OMRF recognized 11 board members for their years of service and honored four scientists for scientific achievement.
Every year an estimated 7.9 million children are born with a serious birth defect of genetic or partially genetic origin.
Two students from the Naval Academy and one from the Air Force Academy participated in the OMRF’s ninth annual Saxon program.