Scientists have developed a molecular “clock” that could reshape how pediatricians measure and monitor childhood growth and potentially allow for an earlier diagnosis of life-altering development disorders. The research, published this week in PNAS, describes how the addition of chemical tags to DNA over time can potentially be used to screen for developmental differences and health problems in children.
Join us at Mini Med School Williams Lake and discover a course curriculum that gives a basic understanding of health research while exploring up-to-the-minute research, clinical applications, and social and ethical implications.
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
8:45 am - 2:30 pm
Ramada Williams Lake
1118 Lakeview Crescent, Williams Lake | Map