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Tychele Turner

Assistant professor, Washington University in St. Louis

Tychele Turner is assistant professor of genetics at Washington University in St. Louis.

June 2012

Focus on function may help unravel autism’s complex genetics

by ,  /  26 June 2012

To find the pathogenic mutations in complex disorders such as autism, researchers may need to conduct sophisticated analyses of the genetic functions that are disrupted, says geneticist Aravinda Chakravarti.