Rare Disease Research: Slides
This presentation provides insights into the academic institutions, for-profit, and non-profit organizations identified in the previous project.
Organizations Addressing Rare Diseases
- EURORDIS, International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus (IF-SBH/IF), and Rare Diseases International (RDI) are some major non-profit organizations, that deal with rare diseases.
- Alexion Pharmaceuticals, BioMarin Pharmaceuticals, and CSL Behring are for-profit organizations specializing in rare diseases.
- The Li Weibo Institute for Rare Disease Research at UMass Medical School, The University of Pennsylvania/Perelman School of Medicine/Orphan Disease Center, and University of Oxford/Oxford-Harrington Rare Disease Centre are academic institutions that conduct rare disease research.