Marisa holds an MS in Cellular and Molecular Pathology from the University of Pittsburgh, where she studied novel genetic drivers of ovarian cancer. She specializes in cancer biology, immunology, and genetics. Marisa began working with BioNews in 2018, and has written about science and health for SelfHacked and the Genetics Society of America. She also writes/composes musicals and coaches the University of Pittsburgh fencing club.
Caregivers of young children with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) report low quality of life, highlighting the need for additional support systems for these families, a new Chinese study has found. ... Read more
Results of a Phase 2 clinical trial testing diazoxide chloride controlled release (DCCR) in people with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) showed the investigational therapy can address some unmet needs in ... Read more
There is a wide range of long-term testicular function and cell-level appearance in males with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), a new study shows. The study, “Gonadal function and testicular histology ... Read more
Infants with Prader-Willi syndrome can show abnormalities in motor and verbal development within the first six months of life, a case report highlights. Better understanding and recognition of these ... Read more
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