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About the Lab


The Muotri Lab uses stem cells, and                several molecular tools to investigate      fundamental mechanisms of brain    development and mental disorders, such          as Autism Spectrum Disorders.


Books are written by Dr. Alysson Muotri, published in Brazil.


"Simples Assim Celulas-tronco" explains clearly. elegant and ludic
all about stem
cells. This book
had the
illustrations of the
greatest Brazilian cartoonist, Ziraldo.

A commemorative book that after a collection of all
the texts written
by Dr. Muotri, in
the Column of
Portal G1, one
of the biggest
news portals in
the world. All illustrations in
the book are
from Autistic


Meet The PI

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Alysson R. Muotri, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Pediatrics/
Cellular & Molecular Medicine,
University of California, San Diego 

Muotri Lab

Sanford Consortium | 2880 Torrey Pines
Scenic Drive - Room 3005 | La Jolla,
CA 92037 - MC 0695
Phone: (858) 534-9320  
Fax: (858) 246-1579

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