Faculty members

Juan Botas, Ph.D. 106x80
The Botas lab takes a systems approach to find clues to the pathogenesis of various neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative diseases. To identify networks implicated in disease pathogenesis and suitable targets for therapeutic intervention, the lab integrates genome-scale disease modifier data w...

Research Breakthroughs

About NRI

The Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital (NRI) opened in December 2010. Dedicated to improving the lives of patients facing devastating neurological disorders, the NRI is a basic research institute committed to understanding the pathogenesis of neurological diseases with the ultimate goal of developing treatments.

Collaboration and leadership in genetics and neuroscience have allowed faculty at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital to discover the underlying causes of dozens of neurological disorders.

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