Written by Lisa Sencen on August 23, 2017
In advance of today’s Members-Only Webinar with the Director of NIH NCATS, Dr. Christopher Austin, Swapna Kakani, a summer intern with NORD, wrote the article below highlighting her experience in June at the NIH NCATS Day – Partnering with Patients for Smarter Science. We look forward to… Read More
Written by Jennifer Huron on March 31, 2017
Research study is open to participants worldwide to advance understanding and treatments for rare disease causing blistering that may be accompanied by severe pain, itching, burning, and stinging.
Sacramento, CA and Washington, D.C., March 31, 2017—The International Pemphigus &… Read More
Written by Jennifer Huron on December 23, 2016
Research study is open to participants worldwide to advance understanding and treatments for rare disease causing non-syndromic intellectual disability ranging from mild to severe with attention deficits, impulsivity, and/or mood disorders. Seventy to eighty percent of children with SYNGAP1 also have some type of epilepsy and the SYNGAP1 gene has… Read More