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Robert J Desnick, PhD, MD

Clinical Genetics - MD

    • Positions
    • DEAN FOR GENETICS AND GENOMIC MEDICINE
    • PROFESSOR AND CHAIRMAN EMERITUS GENETICS AND GENOMIC SCIENCES
    • PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
    • PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
    • PROFESSOR | Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science
    • Specialty
    • Clinical Genetics - MD
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • Mount Sinai Hospital

Biography

In the News

In this "Daily Check Up" feature from The Daily News, Dr. Desnick talks about treating genetic diseases.
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Certifications

Clinical Molecular Genetics
Clinical Biochemical Genetics
Clinical Genetics

Clinical Focus

Research Topic

Enzymology, Gene Discovery, Genetics, Genomics, Human Genetics and Genetic Disorders, Lysosomal Storage Diseases, Lysosomes/endosome, Protein Complexes, Protein Degradation, Protein Folding, Protein Structure/Function, Proteomics, Stem Cells

Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Genetics and Genomic Sciences [GGS]

Education

MD, Univ of Minnesota-Med Sch. Minneapo

Residency, Pediatrics
Univ of Minnesota-Med Sch. Minneapo

Language

English