Wishes for Elliott is a family-based, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting research to improve the lives and prognosis of children struggling with SCN8A mutations.
- Where to Get Help
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on their decision to launch Wishes for Elliott
Partnerships Advancing SCN8A research
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The Faces of SCN8A
Wishes for Elliott is collaborating with both the American Epilepsy Society and with the University of Michigan’s Department of Human Genetics to advance SCN8A Research. Read more here
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What we've been up to...
Wishes for Elliott has been able to work collaboratively with a number of family organizations and scientists to innovatively collaborate on advancing the research on and accelerating efforts to find answes for children suffering from a range of sodium channelopathies (i.e. SCN8A, SCN1A and SCN2A).
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For the forth year in a row (and already signed up to do it again next year) continued to partner with the American Epilepsy Foundation to provide a grant to promising young scientists who have committed to doing research on SCN8A.