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Specific Learning Difficulties Network Launch

​The Specific Learning Difficulties Network (SLDN) was officially launched this month during a two-day event at The Royal Society of Edinburgh. The SLDN was established by Dr Silvia Paracchini (University of St…

RSE Research Award

Dr Silvia Paracchini FRSE, Reader at the School of Medicine, is a recipient of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) Research Awards for the project ‘Specific learning disorders in Scotland’.  The new awards programme…

PhD student publishes new paper

The School of Medicine sends a big congratulations to PhD student, Angela Martinelli, who recently published a paper, based on her PhD thesis, in the Human Molecular Genetics journal. The study focused on developmental…

AcademiaNet

Dr Silvia Paracchini has recently been interviewed by AcademiaNet about her work on dyslexia genetics.

Cafe Scientifique

Dr Silvia Paracchini will discuss handedness genetics at the next St Andrews Cafe’ Scientifique meeting