Author: tess

CIRM's support is crucial for advancing our clinical trials. Rare diseases like SLC13A5 Epilepsy are life-long, life-limiting and often life-ending, so the risk benefit profile weighs in favor of trialing genetic therapies to improve outcomes...

Jacob is a SLC13A5 Superhero. Here are a few fun facts Jacob's mom shared with us! Age: 7 Hometown: New York City, but born on Long Island Superpower: sweetie pie with a contagious smile Favorite...

SLC13A5 Epilepsy affects not just individuals, but friends and families as well. The following perspective, as told by Laura, TESS Superhero Meredith's nurse, aims to give insight into what it might be like to love...

Gene editing is a growing field of medical biology in which scientists attempt to make changes to the DNA to permanently fix harmful disease-causing mutations. CRISPR is an immensely popular tool in this field due...

Age: 7 years old Hometown: Bay Area, CA Loves his big sisters and all his cousins Has enviously long eye lashes Loves all sorts of technology (especially phones that don't belong to him) Colton's Medical...