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We present DISCO project at the International Consortium for Spinal Genetics, Development and Disease (ICSGDD) meeting, Shenzhen/Guangzhou, China

2018-04-26 17:23:03

On April 6th, 2018, Dr. Nan Wu was invited to give a key note lecture at the 2nd annual meeting of International Consortium for Spinal Genetics, Development and Disease (ICSGDD; formerly ICSG and ICVAS), Shenzhen, China. He introduced the Deciphering Disorders Involving Scoliosis and COmorbidities (DISCO) project as well as our previously work of TBX6 variants in congenital scoliosis patients, and our contributions to the genetic diagnostic strategies of scoliosis. Dr. Sen Zhao, a member of DISCO project, gave an oral presentation entitled “Comparative analysis of the two extremes of autosomal dominant spectrum of FLNB-mutated diseases”.

Group photo of whole members of ICSGDD at Shenzhen venue

Members of DISCO project joined the ICSGDD meeting

Dr. Nan Wu gave a lecture at Shenzhen venue

Group photo of ICSGDD meeting at Guangzhou venue

Discussions and comments at Guangzhou venue

Great moments of the annual meeting of ICSGDD

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