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Topic: Genetics of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

A special issue of Journal of Translational Genetics and Genomics.

ISSN 2578-5281 (Online)

Submission deadline: 31 Mar 2020

Guest Editor(s)

  • Prof. Tjitske Kleefstra
    Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Medical Center, 6500 HB Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

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Special Issue Introduction

The topics below on this special issue Genetics of Neurodevelopmental Disorders organized by Dr. Tjitske Kleefstra are preferable:
Novel technologies identifying genetic diagnoses;
Novel approaches for further phenotyping established diagnoses (through "OMICS" technology); methylation profiles, transcriptomics, use of iPSC /brain organoids;
Novel approaches clinical phenotyping: digital registries, facial recognition, systematic neurocognitive measures;
Intervention strategies (including non pharmaceutic).


Weksberg Rosanna Hospital for Sick Children University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Andrea L Gropman George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, D.C., United States
Arnold Munnich Hôpital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris, France
Maria Jesús Arranz Calderón Fundacio Docencia & Recerca Mutua Terrassa, Terrassa, Spain.
Pauline Chaste Centre Hospitalier Sainte-Anne, Paris, France
Patricia Cristina Baleeiro Beltrao Braga Universidade de Sao Paulo - USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Carey John University of Utah, Salt Lake City, United States
Farah R. Zahir The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Neerja Gupta All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, New Delhi, India
Helena Brentani Universidade de Sao Paulo - USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Derek J. Blake Cardiff University, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Banerjee Moinak Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Thiruvananthapuram, India
Maria Clara Bonaglia IRCCS Eugenio Medea, Bosisio Parini, Italy
Abdeslem El Idrissi The Doctorate-Granting Institution of the City University of New York, New York, United States
E.Funda Sener Erciyes Üniversitesi, Kayseri, Turkey
Elena Gardella University of Southern Denmark
Jan Blancato Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., United States
Niels Tommerup Københavns Universitet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Rikke S. Moller Syddansk Universitet, Odense, Denmark
Mensuda Hasanhodžić University Clinical Center Tuzla, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Samira Ismail National Research Centre, Cairo, Egypt
Davor Lessel Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf und Medizinische Fakultät, Hamburg, Germany
The list is arranged in no particular order and being updated.

Submission Deadline

31 Mar 2020

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