BBSOAS Research

2023 Oh What a Year
Posted by | February 12, 2024
2023 – The Year in Review for NR2F1 Foundation

With 2024 having come to an end, we want to take a moment to look back on all that we achieved. The NR2F1 Foundation has accomplished a great deal, especially...

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Research-meeting, in person & virtual participants
Posted by | October 30, 2023
Research Strategy Goals

First research strategy meeting In January this year we held our first ever Strategic Planning session and developed our 5-year strategy (check it out here on our website). On October...

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medical research
Posted by | September 20, 2023
Developing a Research Strategy and Roadmap for NR2F1

We have some exciting news! The NR2F1 Foundation will be hosting a research development meeting next month at the University of Denver in Colorado. Scheduled to run all day Saturday,...

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nr2f1 team members
Posted by | July 11, 2023
10th Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride Was a Success!

June 10th, 2023, was a beautiful sunny day in Philadelphia, PA, as hundreds of cyclists rode to raise money for rare disease research. Riders had a choice of what distance...

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BBSOAS Center of Excellence
Posted by | May 9, 2023
Celebrating the Launch of the BBSOAS Center of Excellence

Launch Day - April 21, 2023 We are witnessing history in the making! In collaboration with a multi-disciplinary CVI team led by Dr. Veeral Shah, the NR2F1 Foundation helped make...

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BBSOAS Center of Excellence
Posted by | March 16, 2023
Launch of the First BBSOAS Center of Excellence

The NR2F1 Foundation is making history with the launch of the first BBSOAS Center of Excellence on April 21, 2023. The BBSOAS Center of Excellence, led by Dr. Veeral Shah and...

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Posted by | January 6, 2023
NR2F1 Foundation Looks Back at 2022

The NR2F1 Foundation had a tremendous year of achievements in 2022, so as the year has come to a close, we look back and reflect on all that has happened during...

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BBSOAS fundraising
Posted by | December 7, 2022
NR2F1 Research Fundraising Campaign

One of the primary objectives of the NR2F1 Foundation has been the expansion of our global research network for BBSOAS research. We will provide initial funds for a project called...

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Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Posted by | August 23, 2022
Chicago Marathon Fundraiser for NR2F1 Foundation Research

Edith In March of 2020, 12 months-old Edith received the diagnosis of having BBSOAS, also known as Bosch-Boonstra-Schaaf Optic Atrophy Syndrome. It is one of the rarest neurological disorders in...

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grant winner
Posted by | July 7, 2022
NR2F1 Foundation Receives Matching Grant

The NR2F1 Foundation is the recent recipient of a $17,000 grant that will go towards researching the mechanisms of how BBSOAS works. The funding will be used for studies using...

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