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Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
225 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60611
Research at Lurie Children’s is conducted through Stanley Manne Children's Research Institute. We focus on improving child health, transforming pediatric medicine and ensuring healthier futures.
Beginning in 2019, the Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Center on Northwestern University's Chicago campus will be the new home for the Manne Research Institute.
Rapid-onset obesity is a large weight gain in a short amount of time (15 to 20 lbs in a 6- to 12-month period with onset between 1.5 and 10 years of age.)
Hypothalamic dysfunction is when the hypothalamus does not function properly.
Some symptoms include:
Hypoventilation is breathing that is not adequate to meet the needs of the body, or reduced lung function.
Autonomic dysregulation is the impairment of the autonomic nervous system.
ROHHAD is a very rare disorder with only more than 60 cases identified by our laboratory thus far.