Welcome to the Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium

The Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium is composed of a group of 10 medical centers studying 3 rare genetic syndromes that often cause autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability.

DSC Announces First-Ever PTEN Research Young Investigator Award

The Scholarly Awards Committee has selected Andrew Dhawan, MD, DPhil, a resident physician in the Department of Neurology at Cleveland Clinic, for this fellowship award.

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Learn about TSC, PMS, and PHTS.
What causes them, how they're diagnosed, who gets them, FAQs, and more!

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Healthcare Professionals

Healthcare Professionals

Find advanced medical descriptions for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, and PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome.

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Research offers no guarantees, but research cannot move forward without your help. Every active role a patient takes may possibly play a part in discovering new groundbreaking research and finding new treatments.

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