Learn About Spinal Muscular Atrophy was produced by the DNA Learning Center of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.

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Learn About Spinal Muscular Atrophy was developed with support from the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation.

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Foundation
Executive Producer and Director
David Micklos
Producer and Writer
Amy Nisselle
Creative Director
Susan Lauter
Chun-hua Yang
Eun-Sook Jeong
3D Animator
Drew Berry
Cornel Ghiban
Production Assistants
Chris Weidler
Mara Smith
Anne Burlet-Parendel
Scientific Advisor
Adrian Krainer, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Interviewees - Families and Patients
The Coffey Family
The Cuevas Family
James Frey
Steve Makita
Interviewees - Researchers and Physicians
Darryl De Vivo, Columbia University Medical Center
Adrian Krainer, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Rich Roberts, New England Biolabs
Phillip Sharp, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Charlotte Sumner, The Johns Hopkins Hospital

This information is current as of November 2011. The information is intended for educational purposes only and should not replace medical advice; a physician should be consulted for any diagnosis and treatment options. Material must be obtained from the source.