If you’re looking for information about recent-onset tics or tic disorders, we’re here to help.

Tics are repetitive, involuntary sounds or movements like eye blinking, facial grimacing, shoulder shrugging, sniffing or making small noises.

Learn more about our current study of Recent-onset tic disorders.

A brief introduction to Tourette Syndrome

Definition 
Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by repetitive movements (motor tics) and sounds (vocal tics). TS is generally…  [learn more]

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New treatment study for children with Tourette syndrome

Next month we will begin enrolling currently untreated children with TS, ages 6-17, in a treatment study. The research study will compare an investigational product, EBS-101 a.k.a. ecopipam, to a placebo (inactive substance). Neither we nor the patient will know which of these the child is assigned to, but the assignment is tracked for comparison […]