Periodic Paralysis Documentary Video Series

One of the exciting new ways the PPA is advocating for Periodic Paralysis in this new initiative is the production of three unique series of videos launching on our new Youtube channel.

Periodic Paralysis Documentary Video Series

Latest Episode:

Overcoming Two Rare Diseases - EDS (Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome) & PP (Periodic Paralysis) | A Rare Adventure EP09

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Genetic Testing Discoveries Helping PPA Patients

In Part 1 of this 2 part series on the importance of Genetic Research as it pertains to Periodic Paralysis, Dr. Cannon explains in detail the process of his research for PP. In part 1, we discover how he and his genetic team modifies DNA in mice to mimic muscle excitability in periodic paralysis patients. We further learn of the exact process and why his work is important.

In Part 2 of this 2 part series on the importance of Genetic Research as it pertains to Periodic Paralysis, Dr. Cannon explains in detail the process of his research for PP. In part 2, Dr. Cannon discusses mutations on genes in ION channels, how they test the muscles, as well as how you can participate in funding the research.

We want to thank Strongbridge Biopharma® for sponsoring these episodes. You can learn more about how they help patients with Periodic Paralysis by visiting: www.strongbridgebio.com

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