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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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DSC Announces First-Ever Tuberous Sclerosis (TS) Alliance Young Investigator Award for research in tuberous sclerosis complex.

The Rare Disease Clinical Research Network’s Developmental Synaptopathies Consortium (DSC) has named Felix Chan, PhD, as the winner of its first-ever Tuberous Sclerosis (TS) Alliance Young Investigator Award for research in tuberous sclerosis complex.

 

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

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