Seizures are sudden, uncontrolled electrical disturbances in the brain. Seizures can happen to anyone, but epilepsy describes conditions in which a person has an ongoing risk of seizures. Seizures are one of the first symptoms of...

SLC13A5 Epilepsy affects not just individuals, but entire families. The following perspective, as told by Evelyn, TESS Superhero Lucas’s mom, aims to give insight into what it might be like to love and care for...

Probably Genetic is a group of geneticists, engineers, and patients seeking to help people with rare diseases access genetic testing. The company has recently launched a no-cost genetic testing program for people with seizure or...

Scott is a SLC13A5 Superhero. Here are a few fun facts Scott's family shared with us! Name: Scott Age: 27 Home country: Australia The thing that makes him the most happy is his cat Simba. His favorite person is his...

Enzo is a SLC13A5 Superhero. Here are a few fun facts Enzo's family shared with us! Name: Enzo Age: 15 Home country: France Enzo’s favorite color is orange. He loves motorcycles. He loves to listen to music. Enzo enjoys going to restaurants...

Thanks to TESS, the number of scientists engaged in SLC13A5 research has grown tremendously, and we are getting closer and closer to clinical trials. I have also loved seeing the progression of our clinical research...

TESS Research Foundation partners with many researchers in an effort to obtain a better understanding of the many different components of SLC13A5 Epilepsy. Kelvin De Leon, a PhD candidate in the Neuroscience Graduate Program at...