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Willis, Sahni, and Yoshida in the lab
NEWS: 
Article
At the Burke Neurological Institute (BNI), our researchers are diving deeper to discover new and innovative therapies and support for individuals living with Muscular Dystrophy, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT), Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), and other related neuromuscular diseases.
Dr. Willis, Kids of Kliptown, Summer Science Scholars
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Article

Did you know that less than 30 percent of researchers worldwide are women? Only around 30 percent of all female students select STEM-related fields in higher education.

Publications

PUBLICATION: 
Opinion Article
Wilfredo Mellado, Dianna E Willis
Science. 2021 Sep 3;373(6559):1089-1090. doi: 10.1126/science.abk3261. Epub 2021 Sep 1.
Abstract on Science
PUBLICATION: 
Review
John W Cave, Dianna E Willis
FEBS J. 2021 Apr 27. doi: 10.1111/febs.15900. Online ahead of print.
Abstract on PubMed
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Picci C, Wong VSC, Costa CJ, McKinnon MC, Goldberg DC, Swift M, Alam NM, Prusky GT, Shen S, Kozikowski AP, Willis DE, Langley B.
Exp Neurol. 2020 Jun;328:113281. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2020.113281. Epub 2020 Mar 5.
Abstract on PubMed

Grants

GRANT: 
Federal
September 30, 2019 to July 31, 2021
Funding Status: 
Completed Project
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Grant Number: 
UG3NS114947-01
Investigators: 
Principal Investigator
Co-Investigator
GRANT: 
Non-Federal
June 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020
Funding Status: 
Completed Project
Hearing Health Foundation
Emerging Research Grants
Investigators: 
Principal Investigator

Presentations

PRESENTATION: 
Poster Presentation
October 19, 2019 to October 21, 2019
Venue: 
Neuroscience 2019, Society for Neuroscience, Chicago