American Journal of Medical Genetics Part C: Seminars in Medical Genetics
Copyright © 2012 Wiley-Liss, Inc., A Wiley Company
Edited By: John C. Carey
Impact Factor: 4.44
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 29/161 (Genetics & Heredity)
Online ISSN: 1552-4876
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Centers for Mendelian 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.
2014 John M. 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 2013. 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.
NOMINATIONS DEADLINE: June 9, 2014
More details for the 2014 John M. Opitz Award
Congratulations to Dr. Ghayda Mirzaa, the winner of the 2013 John M. Opitz Young Investigator Award for her paper, Megalencephaly-capillary malformation (MCAP) and megalencephaly-polydactyly-polymicrogyria-hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndromes: Two closely related disorders of brain overgrowth and abnormal brain and body morphogenesis.
Autism research in AJMG
Read these ground-breaking new reports on Autism Spectrum Disorder published in the journal:
- Autism and epistemology III: Child development, behavioral stability, and reliability of measurement
Gene S. Fisch, in AJMG Part A
- Virtual Issue: Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorders
(A virtual issue on AJMG Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics)
- Special Issue: Autism and Intellectual Disability: Two Sides of the Same Coin
(A full issue of AJMG Part C: Seminars in Medical Genetics)
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.