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March 21, 2012

Possible Treatment for Angelman Syndrome

Research Reveals Possible Treatment for Autism-related Angelman Syndrome Research published today in the scientific peer-reviewed journal Nature has discovered a potential treatment for Angelman syndrome, a neuro-genetic disorder similar to autism that occurs in one in 15,000 live births. By creating the […]

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March 1, 2012

First Angelman Syndrome Clinic

University of North Carolina Home to First-of-its-Kind Clinic in Nation The Angelman Syndrome Foundation (ASF) announced today the official opening of the first clinic in the nation focused on serving the medical and psycho-educational needs of individuals with Angelman syndrome. […]

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March 1, 2012

Collaborative Research Partnership Announcement

New Angelman Research Collaborative Partnership Announcement The Canadian Angelman Syndrome Society (CASS) and Angelman Syndrome Foundation (ASF) today formally announce a collaborative research partnership to fund the Expert Panel on Challenging and Difficult to Treat Behaviors in Angelman Syndrome (AS). […]

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February 28, 2012

Over $1 Million Invested in Angelman Syndrome Research

Angelman Syndrome Foundation Funds More Than $1 Million in Research Grants for 2009 The Angelman Syndrome Foundation further solidified its dedication to research by increasing its grant award total to more than $1 million for 2009. Most recently, more than […]

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May 23, 2011

Natural History Study and Drug Trial of Levodopa

Natural History Study and Drug Trial of Levodopa at Boston Children’s Hospital Angelman syndrome (AS) is a rare, neurogenetic condition characterized by severe developmental delay, movement disorder, speech impairment (often with a complete lack of speech) and an unusually happy […]

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