THE INSTITUTE + Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute

The Sheikh Zayed Institute’s investigators collaborate with the Gilbert Family Neurofibromatosis Institute, one of the largest neurofibromatosis programs in the world that leads in the  diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of children and adults with all the conditions that relate to this disorder. Research projects jointly funded by the Neurobromatosis Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute are:

  • Biofunctionalized Prussian Blue Nanoparticles for Multimodal, Molecular Imaging
  • Applications led by Rohan Fernandes, PhD, and Laurie Conklin, MD,
  • Quantitative Volumetric Analysis of Optic Pathway Gllomas inIn Children with NF1led, led by Marius Linguranu, DPhil, and Robert Avery, MD

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