Paul Hodes's Fundraising Page
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ABOUT AAV Project and Other Research

With funds raised from the AHC Foundation, we will support AAV gene therapy and other research related to the project.  We believe a path has been identified to a viable permanent treatment: gene therapy.  The gene therapy we propose will involve inserting a functional copy of the ATP1A3 gene into a virus (an adeno-associated virus or AAV) that has been stripped of its harmful payload and its ability to reproduce. The virus will then be injected into the cerebrospinal fluid and will carry the functional gene to the cells in the brain that are failing. By delivering additional functional copies of the gene, we should be able to rescue those cells, and treat the disease permanently. 

Learn more about the project here. 

Supporters
Name Date Amount Comments
Paul Hodes 04/28/2019 $250.00 Praying for a Cure for Lisa and all those affected with AHC
Anonymous Friend 04/25/2019 $25.00 In honor of Lisa Hodes
Betty Jo Fredrickson 04/22/2019 $300.00  
Paul Hodes 04/16/2019 $50.00  
Camille Papineau 02/21/2019 $25.00 In honor of Lisa Hodes❤️❤️
Thais Faria 02/15/2019 $50.00  
  Total $700.00  
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