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Date registered: December 4, 2012

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  1. International Team Finds Blood Disorder Mutation — November 26, 2014
  2. Research Centers Team Up to Help Teens With ADHD and ASD Drive Safely — November 24, 2014
  3. PolicyLab Study Shows Rise in Pediatric Dental Care — November 21, 2014
  4. Rescuing Mutation May Operate in Bone Marrow Failure — November 19, 2014
  5. Thrombosis Researcher Set to Deliver American Heart Association Lecture — November 17, 2014

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Nov 26 2014

International Team Finds Blood Disorder Mutation

An international team of gene experts has identified a mutation that causes aplastic anemia, a serious blood disorder in which the bone marrow fails to produce normal amounts of blood cells.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/international-team-finds-blood-disorder-mutation/

Nov 24 2014

Research Centers Team Up to Help Teens With ADHD and ASD Drive Safely

Teen driving safety researchers suspect there is a surprising lack of rigorous scientific studies focusing on teen drivers with ADHD, according to Allison Curry, PhD, at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/research-centers-team-help-teens-adhd-asd-drive-safely/

Nov 21 2014

PolicyLab Study Shows Rise in Pediatric Dental Care

A study conducted by PolicyLab researchers shows the proportion of US-born, Medicaid-enrolled children in Pennsylvania who utilized preventive dental care rose significantly for children ages 5-10.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/policylab-study-shows-rise-pediatric-dental-care/

Nov 19 2014

Rescuing Mutation May Operate in Bone Marrow Failure

Bone marrow failure syndromes are rare disorders in which the bone marrow does not produce enough blood cells, increasing the risk for life-threatening bleeding, anemia, and infections.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/rescuing-mutation-may-operate-bone-marrow-failure/

Nov 17 2014

Thrombosis Researcher Set to Deliver American Heart Association Lecture

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Sriram Krishnaswamy, PhD, is set to deliver this year’s Sol Sherry Distinguished Lecture in Thrombosis at this week’s American Heart Association Scientific Sessions annual conference.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/thrombosis-researcher-set-deliver-american-heart-association-lecture/

Nov 14 2014

Gene-regulating Protein Reaches Multiple Disease Pathways

Genomic scientists at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia found strong evidence that the protein family, FOXA2, is a master regulator of genetically vulnerable pathways in multiple diseases.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/gene-regulating-protein-reaches-multiple-disease-pathways/

Nov 12 2014

CHOP Research Leader Named to Brain Tumor Panel

A pediatric brain tumor expert and Deputy Scientific Director of the Research Institute, Dr. Curran was one of seventeen volunteers appointed to the PBTF’s newly created Research Advisory Network.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/chop-research-leader-named-brain-tumor-panel/

Nov 10 2014

New Autism Roadmap Website One-stop Resource for Families

The Autism Roadmap is a new website developed entirely as a result of philanthropy and with the expertise of nearly a dozen of the nation’s top autism experts at The Center for Autism Research (CAR) at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/new-autism-roadmap-website-one-stop-resource-families/

Nov 07 2014

New Jersey’s Graduated Driver Decals Linked to Fewer Crashes

A new study from the Center for Injury Research and Prevention provides evidence that New Jersey’s Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL) decal provision is associated with a sustained decline in crash rates among provisional teen drivers.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/new-jerseys-graduated-driver-decals-linked-fewer-crashes/

Nov 05 2014

Collaborative International Study Finds Childhood Epilepsy Genes

An international team of researchers recently identified gene mutations that can cause severe, difficult-to-treat forms of childhood epilepsy. Many of the mutations disrupt functioning in the synapse, the highly dynamic junction at which nerve cells communicate with one another.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.research.chop.edu/blog/collaborative-international-study-finds-childhood-epilepsy-genes/

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