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New grant allows Vora to collaborate with Duke to identify novel genes critical to human brain development

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Neeta Vora, MD

Neeta Vora, MD, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology in the division of maternal-fetal medicine, and Erica Davis, PhD, at the Duke University Center for Human Disease Modeling, have been awarded an exploratory/developmental research grant (R21) from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences.

Dr. Neeta Vora, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, and Dr. Erica Davis at the Duke University Center for Human Disease Modeling have been awarded an exploratory/developmental research grant (R21) from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences. Their research was initially funded by a $50,000 Duke/UNC-Chapel Hill CTSA Consortium Collaborative Translational Research Pilot Grant to model novel candidate genes in zebrafish to shed light on genes critical to human development.

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