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Angelman Syndrome Foundation's News Room is an aggregation of several sources. We will post exciting announcements pertaining to ASF in addition to news about Angelman syndrome from within our community and from external media sources. See a story you think we should share? Send an email to with the information. Thank you!

Grand Opening of New AS Clinic

Mayo Clinic with support from the Angelman Syndrome Foundation cordially invite you to the
grand opening of the Angelman Syndrome Clinic.

ASF-funded research at UNC published in Cell

Research from the lab of Dr. Mark Zylka, a leading AS researcher and associate professor of cell biology and physiology at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, has made a few exciting discoveries related to Angelman syndrome. 

AS father to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise awareness

My trek to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro is a small tribute to my son Madden and everyone with Angelman syndrome. 

10,000 People Walk In 35 Cities Nationwide To Find A Cure For Angelman Syndrome

Fundraising for the Angelman Syndrome Foundation (ASF) National Walk continues until the $1.25 million fundraising goal is achieved. More than $1 million has been raised so far (in preliminary totals) in support of Angelman syndrome research and families--help us reach the goal!

BioCentury Article: ASF and FAST to collaborate with Ovid Therapeutics.

Ovid is working with patients and families to develop failed drugs for rare and Orphan brain diseases, starting with Angelman syndrome . . .