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Non-Mendelian Birth Defects Research

Boyd Genetics Lab


  • International team of researchers led by UC Davis receives $4 million NIH grant to study skull disorder in infants
  • International team of investigators discovers likely basis of birth defect causing premature skull closure in infants
  • Expert in Craniofacial birth defects joins UC Davis Children's Hospital
  • UC Davis Children's Hospital researcher pinpoints genetic cause of craniofacial birth defect

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We are happy to collaborate and provide genetic expertise to clinicians and researchers interested in multifactorial human disorders.

We also invite interested individuals and families to learn more about our lab focus on the genetic and environmental factors contributing to the risk of birth defects and consider registering to support and participate in our research studies.

Boyd Genetics Lab

4625 2nd Avenue
Sacramento, CA 95817

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