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My daughter Ella was only a month old when the neurologist at the third hospital she was sent to that month said, “Just go home and love her. We don’t know what to do until genetic testing comes back.” At this time she was having around 7 seizures every hour and no medication we had…
When tragedy strikes and your world is turned upside down, how do you start to recover? Who do you turn to for advice, reassurance, support? Here, KCNQ2 mum Claire Audibert shares how she found support in KCNQ2 Cure Alliance, and a sense of belonging to a community. A rare and catastrophic condition 9 June 2015:…
Collaboration is key to efficiently advancing our mission to improve the lives of patients with KCNQ2 developmental and epileptic encephalopathy.
While KCNQ2 itself is a rare disease, it has many commonalities with other rare and not-so-rare disorders, and manifests with symptoms – such as autism, sleep and mood disorders, and GI issues – that are seen quite commonly. We welcome discussions and partnerships with doctors, researchers, academic institutions, biopharmaceutical companies, and patient organizations, on a global basis, who share our passion of advancing treatments for patients with KCNQ2. If you are interested in opening the dialogue with KCNQ2 Cure Alliance, please contact Caroline Loewy.