Working to discover the biological mechanisms underlying autism
SIDB’s mission is to deliver an integrated and highly collaborative centre which will aim to discover biological mechanisms underlying autism and to use this information to deliver rational therapeutic interventions.
Wellcome Trust Fellowship success
Congratulations to Dr Emily Osterweil for being awarded a Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) to study ribosome function in neuronal plasticity and autism.
Congratulations to Dr Nathalie Rochefort who has been awarded a ERC Consolidator Grant!
The European Research Council awarded Consolidator Grants to 301 top scientists and scholars across Europe. Funding for these researchers, part of the Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, is worth in total €600 million, and is very competitive.