description) This application requests partial support for the Ninth International Workshop on the Molecular Biology of Chromosome 21. The workshop will be held on September 23-26, 2000, at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together investigators with a broad spectrum of research interests to discuss the current state of knowledge regarding Down syndrome and human chromosome 21. Content of this year will include completion of the chromosome 21 sequence, genome structure and gene discovery, parallel studies of cognition and behavior in Down syndrome and mouse models for Down syndrome, as well as mouse models for selected single gene diseases associated with human chromosome 21.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Type
Conference (R13)
Project #
1R13HD039243-01
Application #
6163563
Study Section
Pediatrics Subcommittee (CHHD)
Program Officer
Hanson, James W
Project Start
2000-07-01
Project End
2001-06-30
Budget Start
2000-07-01
Budget End
2001-06-30
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2000
Total Cost
$8,000
Indirect Cost
Name
Jackson Laboratory
Department
Type
DUNS #
042140483
City
Bar Harbor
State
ME
Country
United States
Zip Code
04609