Autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay

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Synonyms: ARSACS | Autosomal recessive spastic ataxia type 6 | SPAX6

Autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay (ARSACS) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterised by early-onset cerebellar ataxia with spasticity a pyramidal syndrome and peripheral neuropathy.

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National Ataxia Foundation

Ataxia is a rare neurological disease affecting tens of thousands of people in the US and many thousands more around the world. It is progressive, affecting a person’s ability to walk, talk, and use fine motor skills. The National Ataxia Foundation (NAF) was established in 1957 to help persons with Ataxia and their families. Our mission is to accelerate the development of treatments and a cure

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