Other Names for this Disease
- Angiokeratoma, diffuse
- Anderson-Fabry disease
- Hereditary dystopic lipidosis
- Alpha-galactosidase A deficiency
- GLA deficiency
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- ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Fabry disease. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.
- The Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool (RePORT) provides access to reports, data, and analyses of research activities at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), including information on NIH expenditures and the results of NIH-supported research. Although these projects may not conduct studies on humans, you may want to contact the investigators to learn more. To search for studies, enter the disease name in the "Text Search" box. Then click "Submit Query".
- The Fabry Registry has been established in order to better understand the natural history of Fabry disease, including disease variations within and between affected families; provide a basis for developing guidelines for disease management; evaluate how treatment affects the course of disease; and provide high-quality data and analysis that will help to continuously develop better treatments.
- The Lysosomal Disease Network is a team of doctors, nurses, research coordinators, and research labs throughout the U.S., working together to improve the lives of people with this condition through research. The Lysosomal Disease Network has a registry for patients who wish to be contacted about clinical research opportunities.