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Beyond Batten Disease Foundation and American Brain Foundation Launch First Clinical Research Fellowship to Treat and Cure Juvenile Batten Disease
Date:6/26/2012

’ diseases that don’t attract as much funding as more common ailments but that also need to be addressed.”

Financial support for the fellowship comes from The Will Herndon Fund for Juvenile Batten Research, a donor-advised fund within the Beyond Batten Disease Foundation. In addition to the fellowship with American Brain Foundation, the Beyond Batten Disease Foundation has facilitated or funded many other ground-breaking, research initiatives including: the largest, single grant in juvenile Batten disease research history – a $2.5 million gift to Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston; the first conference focused on drug discovery for juvenile Batten disease (held in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation); and studies exploring new areas of investigation at leading U.S. and European universities.

About the American Brain Foundation
The American Brain Foundation, the foundation of the American Academy of Neurology, supports vital research and education to discover causes, improved treatments, and cures for brain and other nervous system diseases. Learn more at http://www.CureBrainDisease.org or find us on Facebook. For more information about the American Academy of Neurology, visit http://www.aan.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube.

About Beyond Batten Disease Foundation
Beyond Batten Disease Foundation works to cure and prevent Batten disease, a rare, inherited neurological disorder that strikes young children, first causing vision loss and seizures, then cognitive and motor impairment, and ultimately death by the late teens or 20s. The foundation raises funds for research and is leading development of an easy and inexpensive, groundbreaking blood test to detect the gene mut
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