Submit Gomez Award Nominations by April 12

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The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance grants the Manuel R. Gomez Award to individuals who have made a significant impact on our understanding of TSC in research and/or have impacted the delivery of clinical care for individuals with TSC. Read More

Research Conference Abstracts Due March 22

The 2019 International Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Research Conference: Changing the Course of TSC promises three days of exciting new science and networking! The organizing committee has reserved time for 13 talks to be selected from submitted abstracts. Also, the TS Alliance anticipates awarding 15 Vicky H. Whittemore Travel Awards to early career researchers and trainees who submit meritorious abstracts for poster or oral presentations. Read More

Grant LOIs Due April 8

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We are now accepting letters of intent for Postdoctoral Fellowships and Research Grants. Learn more about our funding mechanisms and eligibility requirements on our Grants page. Letters of reference are required for Postdoctoral Fellowships, so please begin the LOI process early to ensure your references have time to prepare and submit their letters. Read More

Request Biosamples for Your Lab

Are you looking for samples from TSC patients to use in your lab? The TSC Biosample Repository has a growing collection of samples that are tied to phenotypic data. In most cases, we can ship these samples at no charge to the investigator. Read More

Welcome to Our New Director of Preclinical Research

Please help us welcome Dean Aguiar, PhD, to the TS Alliance team! Dean is our new Director of Preclinical Research. He will lead the Preclinical Consortium’s future efforts, including the goal to partner with additional companies and academic researchers to help find new ways to treat the multiple, severe and sometimes life-threatening manifestations of TSC. He will also oversee other consortium objectives, including increasing the diversity of models available as well as adding models for TSC-associated neuropsychiatric disorders, an additional epilepsy model and human cell-based models. Read More