Minassian Lab

Working to transform the training of pediatric neurologists and faculty into translational researchers and practitioners.

Minassian Lab has been involved in the identification and co-discovery of the causative gene mutations in over 20 different childhood neurological diseases.

Meet the Principal Investigator

Berge A. Minassian, M.D.

Berge A. Minassian, M.D.

Division Chief, Pediatric Neurology
Professor & Division Chief

Berge A. Minassian, M.D., is a Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics, Neurology, and Neuroscience at UT Southwestern. He is the Division Chief of Child Neurology and serves on the faculty of the Children's Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern.

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Our Research
Normal vs. abnormal glycogen

Explore our Research

Learn more about the pivotal research being done by Minassian Lab.

View our Work
Culprits of Lafora Disease: Lafora bodies