Roughly 150 people are known to be impacted by a GNAO1 related neurodevelopmental disorder.
Most patients have been diagnosed in the past year or two.
What We Do
The Bow Foundation supports GNAO1 families by raising awareness, enhancing research, and fostering community.
To date about 100 people worldwide have been identified as having a mutation on the GNAO1 gene.
We fund cutting edge research into GNAO1–related neurodevelopmental disorders and similar rare diseases.
Read stories from some of the roughly 100 people impacted by a GNAO1 disorder.
Latest from the Bow Foundation and GNAO1 News
Stephen Bell, Bow Foundation co-founder and board member, recently joined KMOX radio to discuss GNAO1, the work being done by the foundation, and recap the GNAO1 medical clinic and conference.
Three dozen families came here from Argentina, Italy and all over the U.S. this week to help doctors understand the medical challenges caused by a mutation of the GNAO1 gene.
Since launching in 2017, the Bow Foundation has raised more than $250,000 to fund GNAO1 research, raise awareness, and support families.
Your donation will help fund GNAO1 medical research and change lives. No amount is too small.