Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Vollum Institute at the Oregon   Health  & Science University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute are working with a mutant gene in fruit flies in an effort to replicate autism.  Researchers found that fruit flies with the human variant DAT, or vDAT, are hyperactive and demonstrate other austic behaviors.   
For the complete article visit: Autism
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The deadline to submit an application for a Emerging Scholar Award is MAY 1, 2019.  The new deadline will help correspond with other areas also giving awards and assistantships.  For additional information visit: Awards
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You are cordially invited
to the

Civitan Winter Social

Thursday, January 31, 2019

UAB Highlands
1201 11th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL   35205

4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Join us in a fun-filled evening. 
Event is free.

Sponsored by the 
Research Civitan Club

For more information contact:
Vicki Hixon