Dr. Wan Hee Yoon’s discovery links nine children who displayed an array of symptoms.
The National Institutes of Health has awarded OMRF $2.19 million to continue research on a rare neurological disease.
The award is part of the Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) program.
OMRF officials brought more than 110 long-time donors together from across the state to celebrate their dedicated supporters at the annual Loyal Donor Society reception.
The grant will help two new scientists establish labs at OMRF.