Exome sequencing and the management of neurometabolic disorders” , download article here

The metabolic evaluation of the child with an intellectual developmental disorder: Diagnostic algorithm for identification of treatable causes and new digital resource, download article here.

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TIDE BC is about to benefit from the Ph.D. thesis work that will be undertaken by Casper Shyr. Casper, a Ph.D. student from the University of British Columbia, has been awarded three years of funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and will apply his talents to help improve the way clinicians and support staff receive new genetic information so that they can apply this information
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An exciting new study called TIDEX has recently been launched as part of the TIDE BC initiative. The aim of TIDEX is to identify new genes and/or mutations causing hitherto unexplained cases of developmental delay/intellectual disability using the latest cutting edge genomic technologies and analytical methods. 
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Some of our frequent visitors might have noticed that the lay out and 'feel' of this website has changed. Indeed it has!
Our 'old' Tide website was created with the grant application in mind and primarily used as a tool to convince the reviewers of the need of our TIDE project. Indeed we succeeded and since we've been busy starting the TIDE project in many different ways: the first patients have been enrolled into the program, the TIDE Complex Clinic is up & running, our App treatable-id.org has been introduced as a new diagnostic online tool & our database is filling up with patients.
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The TIDE team has been given the opportunity to make its appearance at The Grand Rounds late 2011 and early 2012. The first presentation titled: "Riding the TIDE: Innovating the Diagnostic Approach to Treatable Intellectual Disabilities" was focussed on diagnosis of ID patients (november 4th 2011). The second presentation titled: "Individualized Treatment of Intellectual Disabilities: The Power of
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Both the TIDE BC project and the Treatable-ID.org App are based upon a systematic literature review, performed by Dr. Clara van Karnebeek & Dr. Sylvia Stöckler. This review, titled: "Treatable inborn errors of metabolism causing intellectual disability: A systematic literature review" identifies 81 inborn errors of metabolism which are causally related to intellectual disability and amenable to
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On november 10th 2011 the Clinical Tool "Treatable-ID" was officially launched at BC Children's. The App is accessible via www.treatable-id.org
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