Genetic Diseases

Canavan Foundation
A foundation dedicated to helping prevent Canavan disease through education and testing and to supporting research efforts

Center for Jewish Genetic Diseases
A project of New York’s Mt. Sinai hospital devoted to the study of diseases that affect Ashkenazi Jews

Chicago Center for Jewish Genetic Disorders
A site for anyone concerned about the genetic health and well-being of individuals and families in the Jewish community

Dysautonomia Foundation
A foundation supporting research into prevention and cures of Familial Dysautonomia (FD) and supporting FD patients and their families

Genetic Disease Foundation
A foundation whose mission is to support research, education and the prevention of genetic diseases.

Jewish Genetic Disease Consortium
Joining together a number of smaller organizations to raise awareness for Jewish genetic diseases

Mazornet: Jewish Genetic Diseases
An online resource for information about Jewish genetic diseases

National Tay-Sachs and Allied Diseases Association
A foundation dedicated to the treatment and prevention of Tay-Sachs, Canavan, and related diseases, and to providing information and support services to individuals and families affected by these diseases, as well as the public at large

Victor Center for Jewish Genetic Diseases
A resource center that provides carrier screening, information, and referrals for Jewish genetic diseases.

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