Office of Research

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  1. Fetal Alcohol and Drug Unit

    Director: Grant, Therese

    The Fetal Alcohol and Drug Unit is a research unit dedicated to the prevention, intervention and treatment of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and Fetal Alcohol Effects (FAE). Our main goals are to conduct research on fetal alcohol and drug effects across the life span, to disseminate information on fetal alcohol…

  2. Fragile X Research Center (within CHDD)

    Director: Laird, Charles

    A central goal of the Fragile X REA is to understand the molecular organization at the FMR1 locus through research on chromatin structure; epigenetic signaling through DNA methylation, including stem cells; transcriptional control, especially as influenced by CTCF protein; sense and antisense transcripts from…

  3. Friday Harbor Laboratories

    Director: Swalla, Billie

    The Friday Harbor Laboratories are located on San Juan Island, part of an archipelago that lies between the mainland and Vancouver Island. The Laboratories are well situated for research on many aspects of marine biology and oceanography. The waters around San Juan Island are relatively free from pollution, and…