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Structural Brain Defects Program


UC San Diego and Scripps Research Institute researchers team up to study human structural brain defects.

We combine genetic studies in children with animal models of disease and advanced computer analysis to uncover new causes and treatment of structural brain defects.

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About Us

We are supported by National Institutes of Child Health and Development Program Project Grant number P01HD070494, from 2011-2016. Please contact Dr. Gleeson or any of the other principal investigators if you would like more information.

Contact Us

Program Director
Joseph G. Gleeson, M.D.
University of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Dr MC 0665
La Jolla, CA 92093-0665
Phone: 858-822-2856; 858-822-2856
Fax: 858-246-0436