American Journal of Medical Genetics Part C: Seminars in Medical Genetics

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Edited By: John C. Carey

Impact Factor: 4.471

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 31/166 (Genetics & Heredity)

Online ISSN: 1552-4876

Associated Title(s): American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A, American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics

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World Birth Defects Day - March 3rd 2016

World Birth Defects Day 2016

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Centers for Medelian Genomics

The National Human Genome Research Institute and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute have partnered to support the discovery of variant genes underlying Mendelian disorders at three Centers for Mendelian Genomics. Click here for more information. See also the article Bamshad et al., “The Centers for Mendelian Genomics: A new large-scale initiative to identify the genes underlying rare Mendelian conditions” in AJMG Part A.

Editor in Chief News

Dr. John C. Carey

We are pleased to announce that Dr. John C. Carey (Utah, USA) will continue to serve as the Editor in Chief of AJMG Part C in 2017. Dr. Carey has expertly guided the journal through 16 years and maintained it’s status as a major publication in medical genetics.

2016 John M. Opitz Award Winner

Opitz Award

In honor of Dr. Opitz, Founding Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Medical Genetics, Wiley-Blackwell is seeking nominations for its annual John M. Opitz Young Investigator Award.

The recipient of this award is selected on the basis of significant research published in AJMG in 2015. The paper must cover one of the following areas of research: congenital anomalies, mechanisms of morphogenesis and malformations, developmental biology, or genes involved in development.

More details for the 2016 John M. Opitz Award

Congratulations to Dr. Marco Castori, the winner of the 2015 John M. Opitz Young Investigator Award, for his paper:Nosology and inheritance pattern(s) of joint hypermobility syndrome and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, hypermobility type: A study of intrafamilial and interfamilial variability in 23 Italian pedigrees.

Getting Your Scientific Paper Written & Published When English Is Your Second Language

AJMG sponsored the workshop, “Getting Your Scientific Paper Written & Published When English Is Your Second Language", at the 2011 Annual Meeting for ASHG (Montreal). Access the program and most of the presentations online now.