Analysis of Dysferlin Protein Levels in Blood Monocytes

Madhuri Hegde, PhD

Emory Genetics Laboratory (Atlanta, GA)

Dr. Hegde is the Lab Scientific Director of the Emory Genetics lab, Sr. Director of the Clinical Molecular Genetics lab, and an associate professor in the Department of Human Genetics at Emory University (Atlanta, GA).

Past Projects

Clinical Projects

Objective: 
Develop monocyte assay to differentiate dysferlin protein levels between dysferlinopathy patients, carriers and normal and then use this assay to identify potential dysferlinopathy patients for dysferlin genetic analysis

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