‘Connor’s Crew’ on Board to Save Their Friend’s Life

‘Connor’s Crew’ on Board to Save Their Friend’s Life

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‘Connor’s Crew’ on Board to Save Their Friend’s Life

They aren’t even teenagers yet, but Connor Dobbyn’s closest friends are engaged in a a most serious effort — to save their’s buddy’s life. The half-dozen or so 12-year-olds have known Dobbyn since kindergarten, long before he was diagnosed with Sanfilippo syndrome, a neurodegenerative disorder that renders the body unable to break down large sugar molecules that accumulate to toxic levels within patients’ cells, especially brain cells. Because of the damage it causes to the…

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