National Arthritis Week is taking place from October 7-13 – See more at.
A project to raise the profile of October as Dwarfism Awareness Month has just been launched. See here for more details.
As Kasia says; “the machine is really cool, you don’t need film, it picks the exposure time for you to use optimum exposure, you can magnify things quite a bit and play with contrast etc, and you give your specimen a unique number so if we could hook up the computer to the internet it would be easy to synchronise the Xrays with Growbase and ELN etc.”
A great tribute to David’s legacy by the American College of Medical Genetics can be seen here.
A very special event was held in Beverly Hills on Thursday.
The Daily Mail coverage can be seen here.
Tom Hanks presents a signed ‘Wilson’ volleyball to Dr. Ann Garber-Rimoin, second from right, widow of the late medical genetics expert David L. Rimoin, and their children, left to right, Michael, Lauren and Anne.
Foresight Centre, Liverpool
Wednesday 16 October 2013, 1.30 – 6.00pm
Pete attended the 2013 Congress of the Cell Stress Society International at Sheffield in August where he gave a platform presentation entitled;
“ARMET/MANF and CRELD2 are components of an ER stress response provoked by inappropriate formation of disulphide bonds: implications for genetic skeletal diseases”.
The abstract can be found here sheffield abstract.