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Webinar: Sébastien Jacquemont on gene variants’ ties to autism

24 February 2016
The Presenter

Sébastien Jacquemont

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Montreal

Sébastien Jacquemont’s lab integrates genetic, neuroimaging and biomarker data to investigate how specific genes lead to impairments.

On 24 February, Sébastien Jacquemont described some of the cognitive, behavioral and neural changes that underlie the association between genetic variants and developmental conditions such as autism. He also discussed clinical trials of treatments for fragile X syndrome.

You can watch a complete replay of the webinar above.

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