Under the guidance of our Scientific Advisory Board through a carefully managed grants process, FPWR selects research projects based on the collaborative input of researchers and parents, choosing projects that are both scientifically meritorious and highly relevant for individuals with PWS and their families.

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Genetic Determinants of Behavioral, Physical, and Physiological Characteristics of PWS

Funded Year: 2022

Differences in PWS symptoms across individuals may be due to variation in genes outside of the PWS critical region. To understand how genetic variants contribute to the severity and complexity of the disease, Dr. Bochukova will analyze variations in the genetic makeup of 160 PWS participants. With support from Soleno Therapeutics, biochemical,...

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