R. Grace Zhai, SRF Award Recipient, Promoted to Senior Associate Dean at UM

The Snyder-Robinson Foundation is excited to congratulate R. Grace Zhai, Ph.D, on her recent promotion as the Senior Associate Dean for Basic Science Research at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Zhai, who was the recipient of the 2019 Snyder-Robinson Syndrome Outstanding Researcher Award, has demonstrated innovation and excellence through her research Read more about R. Grace Zhai, SRF Award Recipient, Promoted to Senior Associate Dean at UM[…]

The Jackson Labratory and Snyder-Robinson Foundation Announce New Research Models for Snyder-Robinson Syndrome

Two new models created to study neurological developments in SRS, advance global understanding of this rare disease The Jackson Laboratory (JAX), an independent nonprofit biomedical research institute, and The Snyder-Robinson Foundation are pleased to announce that two new mouse models are now available for the study of Snyder-Robinson Syndrome (SRS) and for broader studies of Read more about The Jackson Labratory and Snyder-Robinson Foundation Announce New Research Models for Snyder-Robinson Syndrome[…]

Dr. Aamir Zuberi Presents SRS Research at a Gordon Research Conference

Dr. Aamir Zuberi from the Jackson Laboratory recently presented Snyder-Robinson Syndrome (SRS) research at a Gordon Research Conference (GRC). His research, in collaboration with Maximiliano Presa, Matthew McKay, and Cathleen M. Lutz, focuses on two new SRS mouse models – the G56S point mutation and a conditional knockout involving a specific section of the Spermine Read more about Dr. Aamir Zuberi Presents SRS Research at a Gordon Research Conference[…]

Research Grant Awarded to Wood

We’re very excited to announce that Tim Wood of the Greenwood Genetic Center has received a $54,774 Million Dollar Bike Ride research grant award for his project: Expanding the Breadth of Metabolite Analysis for Snyder Robinson Syndrome. We’d like to congratulate Tim, and thank him and the entire Greenwood research team for helping us find Read more about Research Grant Awarded to Wood[…]

Research Grant Awarded to Fierro

We’re very excited to announce that Fernando Fierro of the University of California, Davis has received a $54,774 Million Dollar Bike Ride research grant award for his project: Skeletal stem cells to treat the bone defects of patients with Snyder-Robinson Syndrome. We’d like to congratulate Fernando, and thank him and his entire research team for Read more about Research Grant Awarded to Fierro[…]

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Greenwood Genetic Center Hosts Rare Disease Workshop

  “In December 2017, the Greenwood Genetic Center (GCC) convened and hosted a workshop in Greenwood, SC in association with the Snyder-Robinson Foundation. Participants in the workshop included nationally-recognized basic scientists, physicians who work with patients with SRS, representatives of companies interested in developing therapeutics, and leaders from the SRS Foundation representing the interests of families.” Read more about Greenwood Genetic Center Hosts Rare Disease Workshop[…]

The Snyder-Robinson Foundation Awards Predoctoral Fellowship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   THE SNYDER-ROBINSON FOUNDATION AWARDS PREDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP TO CHONG LI, UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI GRADUATE PROGRAM OF HUMAN GENETICS     McLean, VA – The Snyder-Robinson Foundation is delighted to announce that it has awarded a Predoctoral Fellowship to Chong Li of the University of Miami Graduate Program of Human Genetics and Genomics. Read more about The Snyder-Robinson Foundation Awards Predoctoral Fellowship[…]