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alpha 1 association
Alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency (Alpha-1), a genetic disorder, may predispose to several illnesses, primarily emphysema, secondly, liver disease, more rarely, panniculitis. Based on research, an estimated 100,000 Americans are believed to be severely defic
Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome on the Net
This web site provides links to sites with information on Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, (APS or APLS), a rare blood clotting disorder.
CFC Family Network
This site will provide information about CFC Syndrome, who to contact from the
CFC Family Network and what we're all about as well as our goals. There are also
frequntly asked questions about CFC Syndrome, updated news about
DNA Sciences is a genetics discovery company focused on identifying the genetic basis of disease susceptibility, disease progression and response to drug treatment. We believe that the recent completion of the human genome sequence enables the discovery o
DNA Testing Laboratories
Paternity Testing Services, offering low cost DNA testing, bringing peace of mind, confirming alleged father. FREE paternity testing kit.
Dubowitz syndrome is a malformation syndrome defined by prenatal and postnatal growth retardation, microcephaly, and a characteristic facial
appearance. First described in 1965 by Dr. Victor Dubowitz, the condition was further defined by D
Genetic Syndrome Support Groups Online
Updated very often! Listings of WWW Support groups for hundreds of genetic conditions and birth defects.
ORPHANET is a database of rare diseases and orphan drugs.
It was designed to aid the diagnosis and treatment of rare diseases,
as well as to assist clinical research on these diseases.
International Society for Mannosidosis & Related Disorders
Information for families and caregivers whose children are affected by the following lysosomal storage diseases: alpha mannosidosis, aspartylglucosaminuria, beta mannosidosis, fucosidosis, schindler disease and sialidosis.
Mountain States Genetic Network
Peer reviewed medical genetic links, education, resources, and information.
Mountain States Genetics Network
Peer reviewed, original, medical genetics information and resources
National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation, Inc.
The National Niemann-Pick Disease Foundation battles Niemann-Pick disease, a genetic illness which inhibits cholesterol metabolism in cells. NNPDF provides support to families, education to the public, and fund-raising for research.
Rare Genetic Diseases In Children: An Internet Resource Gateway
Comprehensive Resource Directory, Message Boards and information on genetic inheritance for laymen. Includes an area especially for kids with special needs.
The 22q11 Group
A UK registered charity to provide information and support to families/professionals involved with Velocardiofacial / Digeorge / Shprintzen / Catch22 Syndromes, resulting from a deletion in region q11 of chromosome 22.
The Canadian Ehlers Danlos Association
Working together to provide assistance, support and resources
for people living with this rare genetic disorder.
The Genesis Fund
The Genesis Fund provides
funding for the diagnostics and
treatment of children born with
birth defects, mental retardation
and genetic disorders.
The Spiral Notebook: Carnitine Palmitoyl Transferase Deficiency
Newsletter for professionals and patients interested in CPT deficiency, a rare genetic disorder of fat metabolism that causes muscle breakdown.
Velo-Cardio-Facial syndrome, also known as Shprintzen syndrome is one of the most common genetic disorders in humans. It is caused by a deletion of a small segment of chromosome 22. This web site contains information on the syndrome with links to articles