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Einstein in the Media

The New York Times features John Greally, M.B.B.Ch., Ph.D., and the artist who works with Einstein’s genetic researchers to help visualize “big data.” Dr. Greally explains that large biological data sets are relegated to the digital realm and it is difficult for researchers to develop an instinct for what’s important. Dr. Greally is professor of genetics, of medicine and of pediatrics and director of the center for epigenomics at Einstein and attending physician at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore.

(Friday, March 27, 2015)


New York Daily News interviews John Greally, M.B., B.Ch., Ph.D., about his study that found environmental influences may play a role in the development of autism. Dr. Greally identified epigenetic changes, which can control which genes are turned on or off, that may be implicated. Dr. Greally is professor of genetics, of medicine and of pediatrics, director of the Center for Epigenomics and the Ruth L. and David S. Gottesman Faculty Scholar for Epigenomics at Einstein and attending physician, pediatrics at The Children's Hospital at Montefiore.

(Monday, June 02, 2014)

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Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative features comments by John Greally, M.B., B.Ch., Ph.D, about the Roadmap Epigenomics Project and its effort to identify and map all the chemical tags, known collectively as the human epigenome, that control the activities of genes. Dr. Greally notes that although having the complete mapping information is valuable overall, the data may be tricky to utilize for most researchers when studying specific diseases. Dr. Greally is an associate professor of genetics and of medicine and the Faculty Scholar for Epigenomics. (Thursday, October 07, 2010)

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