Angelman News September 2012

Respite centre planned to assist families raising disabled children – Canada.

 

Health briefs: Jackson, YMCA partner for health

Montgomery Advertiser
Sean Parker, 3½, of Montgomery has a rare neuro-genetic disorder, Angelman Syndrome. Sean has made several strides, his mother said.

2013 ASF Calendar of Angels – Angelman Syndrome Foundation 

Genetic Mechanisms of Angelman Syndrome. Normal 15  The Angelman syndrome gene (UBE3A) is located at chromosome 15, band q12, as depicted.
www.angelman.org/get-involved/2013-asf-calendar-of-angels/

Levodopa in Angelman Syndrome – FAQs – Angelman
The goal of this study is to understand the efficacy of levodopa in children with Angelman syndrome. The second phase of the study comprises a double-blind, 
www.angelman.org/…/levodopa-in-angelman-syndrome-faqs/

Fundraiser to help angels in the community

High River Times
Angelman Syndrome is a genetic condition that was first described in 1965,  One common characteristic of Angelman Syndrome is a very happy demeanor with 

Eastside High Looking To Top Generals In This Year’s Spirit Week

This year, Eastside selected Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics (FAST) as the beneficiary of their fundraising efforts. The winner of the contest ..

Attention Tooth Fairies! Donate Newly Lost Teeth For Cell Research

Don’t throw away those lost teeth! If you take part in this program you might help researchers develop new treatments for patients with 15q11.2 duplication and Angelman syndromes. Dr. Lawrence T. Reiter at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis is conducting a research study to find out if nerve cells can be grown from the dental pulp of people with various neurogenetic syndromes..

http://www.angelman.org/linkservid/7A887EE9-C290-29B7-4B676025F17B052A/showMeta/0/

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About humphriesnz

Live in Christchurch New Zealand with my family, Catholic, interested in music historic Fiction, Angelman Syndrome Awareness
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