Insights into genetic variation driving schizophrenia

Insights into genetic variation driving schizophrenia

Steven McCarroll, PhD, Associate Professor of Genetics , Harvard University
Topic: Human Genetics & Genetic Disease

Join Steven McCarroll as he discusses his team’s work trying to find the underlying causes of schizophrenia.

This webinar covers:

  • The complex genomic interactions implicated in the development of schizophrenia
  • How cellular pruning affects adolescent brain development
  • How variation in the major histocompatibility complex (MHC) may drive pathogenic mechanisms in neural function


High-volume sequence analysis with BaseSpace Sequence Hub and Edico Genome DRAGEN apps
Casey Geaney, Senior Product Manager and Ilya Chorny, Associate Director, Product Marketing, Illumina, Rami Mehio, VP of Engineering and Shyamal Mehtalia, Director of Operations, Edico Genome
Topic: Human Genetics & Genetic Disease