NEWS - YEAR 2019

SEPTEMBER 2019

24 September 2019 
A NEW SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATION REGARDING AHC

A new article about the epileptology of alternating hemiplegia of childhood has been published by Prof. Mikati's group at the Duke University, on the scientific journal NEUROLOGY
You can read the abstract and download the full article at this link.

        Read Prof. Mikati's Article on the Neurology Website    

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NEWS - YEARS 2014 to 2018

SEPTEMBER 2018

17 September 2018 
PRESS CONFERENCE FOR THE PRESENTATION OF THE PROJECT IAHCRC-CLOUD PLATFORM
a service for the international research on AHC and the ATP1A3 diseases

Tuesday October 30 2018, 3.30pm
I.E.ME.S.T. Institute www.iemest.eu
via Michele Miraglia, 20 – Palermo, Italy

Palermo, 17 September 2018
The President of the Euro-Mediterranean Institute of Science and Technology (I.E.ME.S.T.) Bartolomeo Sammartino communicates that on Tuesday October 30 2018, at 3.30pm, the press conference will take place at the headquarters of the Institute (via Michele Miraglia, 20 – IT Palermo), for the presentation of the Project “IAHCRC-CLOUD Platform”, aimed at establishing an international platform for the data collection and sharing serving the collaborative studies of the IAHCRC Consortium.
The technical and ethical aspects will be presented, as well as the innovative features of the IAHCRC-CLOUD Platform, making it a Second Generation Rare Disease Registry, implementing the principles and methods of patient engagement and platform cooperativism.
The current studies of the IAHCRC Consortium using the Platform will also be presented; among them, the longitudinal Study OBSERV-AHC, coordinated by the Division of Pediatric Neurology - AHC and Related Disorders Program of the Duke University in Durham, NC USA. In addition, some anticipations will be given on future developments already foreseen for the Platform, to make it an open, scalable and adaptable tool for any other rare disease.
Please confirm your participation via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday October 26 2018.

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IAHCRC - International Consortium for the Research on Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood and other ATP1A3 related diseases