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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Krabbe disease


Other Names for this Disease
  • Krabbe leukodystrophy
  • Globoid cell leukodystrophy
  • GCL
  • Globoid cell leukoencephalopathy
  • Galactosylceramide beta-galactosidase deficiency
Related Diseases
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Organizations

Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases (CLIMB)
    Climb Building
    176 Nantwich Road
    Crewe CW2 6BG
    United Kingdom
    Toll-free: 0800 652 3181
    Telephone: 0845 241 2173
    E-mail: contact@climb.org.uk
    Website: http://www.climb.org.uk

  • Hunter's Hope Foundation
    6368 West Quaker Street
    PO Box 643
    Orchard Park, NY 14127
    Toll-free: 877-984-4673
    Telephone: 716-667-1200
    Fax: 716-667-1212
    E-mail: info@huntershope.org
    Website: http://www.huntershope.org

  • United Leukodystrophy Foundation (ULF)
    224 North Second Street
    Suite 2
    DeKalb, IL 60115
    Toll-free: 800-728-5483
    Telephone: 815-748-3211
    Fax: 815-748-0844
    E-mail: office@ulf.org
    Website: http://www.ulf.org/

Other Names for this Disease
  • Krabbe leukodystrophy
  • Globoid cell leukodystrophy
  • GCL
  • Globoid cell leukoencephalopathy
  • Galactosylceramide beta-galactosidase deficiency
Related Diseases
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.