Cerebral autosomal recessive arteriopathy-subcortical infarcts-leukoencephalopathy

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Synonyms: CARASIL | Maeda syndrome

CARASIL is a hereditary cerebral small vessel disease characterized by early-onset gait disturbances premature scalp alopecia ischemic stroke acute mid to lower back pain and progressive cognitive disturbances leading to severe dementia.

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Project CASK

VISION Project CASK believes in a world free of the life limitations and debilitating effects of CASK gene disorders. ​MISSION To accelerate breakthroughs in research to develop treatments and a cure for CASK gene disorders. ​VALUES Collaboration. Transparency. Urgency.

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