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New $19.5-million national research network to study child brain development

December 01, 2009
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Today the federal government announced a new national research network focused on cerebral palsy, autism and fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Called NeuroDevNet, the network will be hosted by the University of British Columbia and led by Dr. Daniel Goldowitz of the Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics at CFRI. NeuroDevNet will receive $19.5 million over five years from the Networks of Centres of Excellence of Canada (NCE). [more...]

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