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November is Epilepsy awareness month. Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological disorders, affecting people of all ages, but a rare type of genetic epilepsy affects one local family. "Two of my grandchildren have...

TESS Research Foundation has been approved for a $250,000 funding award through the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award Program, an initiative of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). The funds will support developing a patient-centered...

Just a few years ago, Moderna faced a chorus of doubts over whether its experimental mRNA technology would ever work well enough to become a medicine. After the $36 billion success of its Covid-19 vaccines,...

Our second Derby Day Fundraiser benefiting TESS Research Foundation, held on May 6 in the garden of Celeste McDonnell, was a great success...

Katie Couric: Yesterday was Rare Disease Day. As many as 7,000 rare diseases affect 400 million people globally. The vast majority are not well understood, and less than 5% have approved treatment — yet worldwide,...

CZI’s Rare As One Network grant partners are driving scientific breakthroughs to fight for the lives of their loved ones. Kim Nye spent a decade traveling the world seeking a diagnosis for her daughter, Tessa,...