"In the early 1990s, apart from the fragile X syndrome, we knew practically nothing about the causes of mental retardation. Now, we can identify them in over 65% of forms associated with the X chromosome: patients’ families can now demystify their situation, determine the cause and understand where it came from."
Portrait J. Chelly (in French) (888.6 ko)
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Jamel Chelly, Research Award