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JAX Primary Source: “A Model for Discovering Cures for Rare Diseases” with Dr. Greg Cox

September 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

What can you achieve by researching a wide array of rare and orphan diseases? Answers that can be used to treat multiple diseases for many more patients. Join Greg Cox as he discusses his impactful work on understanding the genetics behind muscular dystrophies and motor neuron diseases such as spinal muscular atrophy and Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy. Learn about why mouse models are critical to his research and how they are equally susceptible to the same devastating diseases.

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Date:
September 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Jesup Memorial Library
34 Mt. Desert Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609 United States
Phone:
(207) 288-4245

Organizer

Jesup Memorial Library
Phone:
(207) 288-4245