Research

There is a variety of published and ongoing research into Timothy syndrome.

The more doctors, paediatricians and geneticists that are aware of TS, the better the diagnosis, treatment and care will be for children with the condition.

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Guiding new treatment strategies using induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)

Ivy Dick, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine

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New models to study Timothy Syndrome

Geoffrey Pitt, Ida and Theo Rossi Distinguished Professor of Medicine, Director of the Cardiovascular Research Institute

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Studying genetic variants in “the worm”

Andy Golden, PhD, Section Chief: Genetics of Early Development, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Genetics, The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Health Information Center

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Simulating common causes of Timothy syndrome in worms

Rosie Bauer, Post-baccalaureate Intramural Research Training Awardee, National Institutes of Health

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Uncovering the mysteries of human CACNA1C using new technologies

Elizabeth Tunbridge, Associate Professor, Oxford University

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Studying patients with Timothy Syndrome

Dr Mark Walsh MB BCh BAO, MRCPCH, MRCPI, Paediatric Cardiologist & Heart Rhythm Specialist

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New neuroscience methods and Timothy syndrome

Professor Jeremy Hall, Director of Division of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience, Director of Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute, Hon. Consultant Psychiatrist, Cardiff University

Professor Adrian Harwood, PhD, FRSB, Co-Director of Research, Co-Director of the Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Institute, Cardiff University

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The link between mutations in CACNA1C and Timothy syndrome symptoms

Gemma Wilkinson, Research student, Cardiff University

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