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Ceroid storage disease


Other Names for this Disease
  • Lipofuscin storage disease
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ORDR Co-Sponsored Conferences

  • 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH, Monday, February 29, 2016
    Location: Building 10, Masur Auditorium, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    Description: The 2016 Rare Disease Day at NIH will take place on February 29. The event, sponsored by NCATS and the NIH Clinical Center, aims to raise awareness about rare diseases, the patients they affect and the research collaborations that are addressing rare disease challenges. The day will feature tours, posters and exhibits, and presentations.

  • Outcome Measures and Infrastructure for Phase III Studies in Batten Disease, JNCL, Saturday, September 22, 2012 - Monday, September 24, 2012
    Location: Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA
    Description: The main objective of the meeting is to bring together clinical research experts in JNCL to focus, for the first time, on establishing common ground for outcomes and infrastructure in support of Phase III Clinical Trials. Towards this end, it is anticipated that at the end of the meeting the participants will be able to identify potential clinical trial endpoints for Juvenile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis (JNCL, CLN3 disease, Batten Disease); build upon the infrastructure for an International Patient Registry for JNCL and other NCL diseases, and provide opportunities for junior investigators pursuing research in JNCL to learn about and participate in the clinical research development process.

Other Names for this Disease
  • Lipofuscin storage disease
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.