Mucolipidosis type III alpha/beta

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Synonyms: ML 3 alpha/beta | ML III alpha/beta | Mucolipidosis type 3 alpha/beta

Mucolipidosis III alpha/beta (MLIII alpha/beta) is a lysosomal disorder characterized by progressive slowing of the growth rate from early childhood stiffness and pain in joints gradual coarsening of facial features moderate developmental delay and mild intellectual disability in most patients.

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Advocacy Organizations

Canadian Society for Mucopolysaccharide & Related Diseases Inc.

The Canadian Society for Mucopolysaccharide and Related Diseases Inc. (The Canadian MPS Society), founded in 1984, serves all Canadians affected by MPS and related diseases through support, education, advocacy and by advancing research.

Cure Mucolipidosis

Cure Mucolipidosis is a global organization that is committed to the identification and treatment of Mucolipidosis through education, advocacy and research. Cure Mucolipidosis will form partnerships with Science, Medicine and industry and will work towards finding a cure for people affected by Mucolipidosis globally. Our Vision To serve as a resource for stakeholders in the work, identification, treatment, and continual developments towards a cure for Mucolipidosis. To promote and support a global multi-stakeholder collaboration for Mucolipidosis. To identify patient numbers globally in preparation for clinical trials and drug company development for a therapy or cure.

Emory Lysosomal Storage Disease Center

The Emory Lysosomal and Peroxisomal Storage Disease Center is devoted to remaining on the cutting edge of research and treatment providing comprehensive and compassionate care for all of our patients affected by lysosomal storage diseases.

Genetic Support Network of Victoria

The Genetic Support Network of Victoria is an organisation that supports people living with genetic, undiagnosed and rare conditions and those who support them including community and families, patient support organisations, health professionals and industry. Our vision is our community flourishing and living their best lives.

International Society for Mannosidosis and Related Diseases

ISMRD is an internationally focused not-for-profit organization whose mission is to advocate for families and patients affected by, Alpha-Mannosidosis, Aspartylglucosaminuria, Beta-Mannosidosis, Fucosidosis, Galactosialidosis, Sialidosis (Mucolipidosis I), Mucolipidosis II, II/III, III alpha/beta, Mucolipidosis III Gamma, and Schindler Disease.

Lysosomal Storage Disorders Society – Pakistan

LSD Society Pakistan is a registered Non-Profit organization set up by a group of parents dedicated and committed to improve the lives of Lysosomal Storage Disease patients in Pakistan by advocating for patients’ rights and creating awareness in general public. The objective of LSD Society is to advocate with the government and other stakeholders to establish a sustainable healthcare system

Lysosomal Storage Disorders Support Society

LSDSS endeavors to transform the life of children affected by rare Lysosomal Storage Disorders. Our mission is to increase awareness about the prevention of such disorders in future offspring as well as counsel the affected patients and families on how to cope with existing conditions, ensuring no patient or family living with an LSD ever feels alone.

MPS Society

The MPS Society supports families through difficult times and helps people living with rare diseases to live their lives to the full. Founded in 1982 and led by people directly affected by these diseases, we are the only registered charity in the UK which focusses on MPS (Mucopolysaccharide), Fabry and related conditions, a group of 27 rare, life-limiting genetic diseases.

Mississippi Metabolics Foundation

Our mission at Mississippi Metabolics Foundation (MMF) is to advocate, educate, and support families in MS affected by genetic metabolic disorders/inborn errors of metabolism (IEM's). MMF promotes initiatives and further advancements in legislation, education, research, clinical trials, studies, therapies, targeted treatments, and eventual cures for IEM’s and all rare diseases.

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Clinical Trials

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