Research grants are being sought to develop important tools for DYT1 dystonia research; these include cell culture models; genetic animal models of DYT1 dystonia, including transgenic and knock-in/knock-out mice, Drosophila, C. elegans, and Zebrafish models.
Funding for research grants will be $40,000 for one-year pilot studies, and up to $75,000 per year for up to 2 years for other research grants.
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Address: Dystonia Medical Research Foundation
One East Wacker Drive
Telephone: 312 755 0198
Fax: 312 803 0138