As a guest interviewer for June's edition of Getting Personal: Omics of the Heart, I chatted with Dr. Beth McNally of Northwestern University's Center of Human Genetics on her views of functional genomics and its roles and limitations in clinical translation. You can listen to the Podcast here.
As a member of the Circulation: Genomic and Precision Medicine editorial board, I am tasked with scripting video summaries of papers published in the Journal. For my most recent summary, I experimented with whiteboard animation to see if it could better explain the study design and results than a tradition narrated slide deck.
We are grateful to the CKRT of NU's FCVRI for awarding us the funding opportunity to study how Lp(a), a pro-atherogenic causal factor in coronary heart disease, may contribute to the progression of chronic kidney disease. See the announcement here.