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Marian DiFiglia, PhD, currently leads a multidisciplinary research team investigating the role of the HD mutation in the molecular and cellular events leading to neurodegeneration. Her research efforts use engineered neuronal cell lines, transgenic animals and the HD postmortem brain for studying the pathogenesis and potential treatments for HD.

Research Positions

Read about and apply for residency, fellowship and observership programs in neurology.

All applicants should register with the Massachusetts General Hospital Careers page. Request a list of current open positions from mghneurology@partners.org.

For more information, send an email to:

Kimberly B. Kegel, PhD
Assistant Professor in Neurology
MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease (MIND)
114 16th Street, Room 2150
Charlestown, MA 02129


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