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

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 […]