Medical Research


Pediatric Motor Disorders Research Program

The following studies are no longer recruiting participants:

We are currently recruiting participants for the AHC studies listed below:


Research Updates Uncategorized

Vanderbilt Progress report – July 2014

July 2014 progress report from Vanderbilt – Click here for the full report Ess-George July 2014 Progress Report AHCF

Clinical Drug Trial Updates

AHC-SO Clinical Trial Update

Aga Lewelt M.D. presented an update on the Sodium Oxybate Clinical drug trial at the Family Meeting in July, 2011 AHCF presentation_Lewelt

Current Grants

Research Grant awarded to Radboud University Nijmegen the Netherlands

$13,500.00  was awarded to Dr. Jan B Koenderink, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands. His group will study the molecular consequences of at least six different ATP1A3 mutations in functional in vitro assays. Eventually, the relationship between these mutations and AHC will be evaluated.

This grant was a collaborative effort between the AHCF and the AHC Association of Iceland.

Foundation Updates Previous Grants

2013 AHCF Grant awarded to Vanderbilt University

The AHCF Board is pleased to announce that we have awarded the following grant to Vanderbilt University