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2020 National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) Awards


Scientific/Medical Group Awards

GM1 Therapy Group

For writing an IRB-approved gene therapy protocol for GM1 gangliosidosis, obtaining an IND, and beginning treatment for an affected child.

  • Maria T. Acosta, NHGRI
  • Eva H. Baker, CC
  • Krista D. Cato, CC
  • Precilla D'Souza, NHGRI
  • Claire T. Driscoll, NHGRI
  • Karen L. Grinnen, CC
  • Reyna L. Huang, NHGRI
  • Sara C. Hull, NHGRI
  • Jean M. Johnston, NHGRI
  • David M. Lang, CC
  • Scott M. Paul, CC
  • Zenaide M. Quezado, CC
  • Anna Solowiej, NHGRI
  • Audrey E. Thurm, NIMH
  • Cynthia J. Tifft, NHGRI
  • Muhammad H. Yousef, CC

Recognition Across NIH

The following individuals are recognized as part of a group hosted by another IC.


  • Andreas D. Baxevanis, NHGRI


  • Ellen M. Rolfes, NHGRI