Faculty members

Tiemo Jürgen Klisch, Ph.D. 106x80
Dr. Klisch studies the formation and progression of medulloblastoma (MB), an embryonic neuroepithelial tumor of the cerebellum in mice. MB is the most frequent malignant brain tumor in children representing up to 20% of tumors in the developing nervous system. His work focuses on deciphering the ...

Research Breakthroughs

About NRI

The Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital (NRI) opened in December 2010. Dedicated to improving the lives of patients facing devastating neurological disorders, the NRI is a basic research institute committed to understanding the pathogenesis of neurological diseases with the ultimate goal of developing treatments.

Collaboration and leadership in genetics and neuroscience have allowed faculty at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital to discover the underlying causes of dozens of neurological disorders.

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