News from LSU Health Shreveport

Dr. Xiao-Hong Lu, LSU Health Shreveport
Louisiana Public Broadcasting presents a micro-series entitled “The Gene & The Acadians.” The LPB produced series takes the science of genetics and brings it to a regional level – explaining why the study of special populations, such as the Acadians of Louisiana, are so important to geneticists. 
The final episode features Dr. Xiao-hong Lu, a researcher at LSU Health Shreveport, who has used gene-editing to delete autism and schizophrenia-related DNA from mouse brain cells.
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