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Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome


Other Names for this Disease
  • Smith Lemli Opitz syndrome
  • SLO syndrome
  • 7-Dehydrocholesterol reductase deficiency
  • RSH syndrome
  • SLOS
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News & Events


NCATS Co-Sponsored Conferences

  • American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy (ASGCT) 19th Annual Meeting, Wednesday, May 04, 2016 - Saturday, May 07, 2016
    Location: Washington, DC
    Description: Save the date and plan to head to Washington, DC on May 4-7, 2016, for the premiere gene and cell therapy conference in the world. Taking place at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, the ASGCT 19th Annual Meeting will feature ground breaking clinical trial results, cutting edge technology advancements, social networking events, and much more. Join over 1,900 of the worlds top gene and cell therapy professionals for four full days of educational offerings including plenary lectures given by Dr. David R. Liu and 2015 Japan Prize recipients, Dr. Alain Fischer, and Dr. Theodore Friedmann.

  • Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome and Inborn Errors of Cholesterol Synthesis, Wednesday, June 27, 2007 - Friday, June 29, 2007
    Location: Embassy Suites Hotel, Portland, OR
    Description: The goal of this meeting was to promote interactions between scientists with expertise in cholesterol homeostasis, brain cholesterol metabolism, embryonic development, and oxysterol and neurosteroid biology with clinician-scientists studying and treating patients with inborn errors of cholesterol synthesis. It was anticipated that these interactions would lead to collaborative projects that will ultimately improve our understanding and treatment of these genetic disorders.

  • Workshop on Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome, Tuesday, September 26, 1995 - Wednesday, September 27, 1995
    Location: Bethesda, MD
    Description: The goals of this workshop were for participants to establish collaborative arrangements in pursuing their research interests and plan to establish a registry for Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome to facilitate research in the various aspects of this disease.

Other Names for this Disease
  • Smith Lemli Opitz syndrome
  • SLO syndrome
  • 7-Dehydrocholesterol reductase deficiency
  • RSH syndrome
  • SLOS
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.