genetics of cerebrovascular diseases

Last updated 30th Jun 2017
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A pinboard by Sandro Marini

Post-doc, Massachusetts General Hospital

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We leverage population genetics to find risk factors and pathophysiological mechanism of stroke

Stroke, also called brain attack, occurs when blood flow to the brain is disrupted. Disruption in blood flow is caused when either a blood clot blocks one of the vital blood vessels in the brain (i...