$125,000 was awarded to Phillip Pearl, MD and Mustafa Sahin MD, PhD

$125,000 was awarded to Phillip Pearl, MD & Mustafa Sahin MD, PhD at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.  Our award was matched by an anonymous $175,000 donation on behalf of the Boston Children’s Hospital Trust.

This project will be a continuation of our initial funding from 2015 to create SSADH stem cells and heterozygous controlled GABA’ergic iPSC lines.  The goal of this phase will be to use the patient iPSC neurons to screen for novel therapeutic approaches to treatments.