Children, adolescents and adults with autism can have significant sleep problems. Waking at night and early morning waking are some of the most common.
Simons Searchlight aims to better understand genetic neurodevelopmental conditions, specifically those associated with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Launched in 2006, SFARI is a scientific initiative within the Simons Foundation's suite of programs. SFARI’s mission is to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders by funding innovative research.
Angel Aid provides relief for mothers of children with rare disorders, helping them learn tools of self-care, and be listened to without judgement.
Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) is an epilepsy syndrome that can develop over time from childhood seizures that remain uncontrolled by treatments.
The global coronavirus pandemic has brought significant challenges for us all, but particularly for children with developmental and epileptic encephalopathies.
The global coronavirus pandemic has brought significant challenges particularly for those with children with developmental and epileptic encephalopathies.
Prof Ingrid Scheffer discusses COVID-19 and issues relevant to children and adults with genetic epilepsy / DEEs and their families.
Mutations of the SCN2A gene can result in a range of different clinical syndromes. Understanding these clinical presentations can help to guide treatment.
Prof Steven Petrou and Dr Kiran Reddy discuss the RC-222 program developing an ASO treatment for gain-of-function SCN2A epilepsies.