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We have designed a questionnaire with the purpose to better know the population connected to achondroplasia.
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Pfizer acquired Therachon. And now what to expect?

Pfizer announced on the 9th May 2019 that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all the shares of Therachon Holding AG, a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on rare diseases, with assets in development for the treatment of achondroplasia and short bowel syndrome (SBS).

Highlights on the 6th International ALPE Congress on Achondroplasia & Other Dysplasias

One of most relevant events on achondroplasia was held by ALPE Foundation (based in Spain), on the 12,13 and 14th October 2018, bringing together leading healthcare experts in dysplasias, pharmaceutical companies, patient organizations, and more than 500 participants.

This is the new Beyond Achondroplasia - a multilingual platform

Beyond Achondroplasia is now converted into a multilanguage platform, with a new image and structure. We are launching it in English, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian. It will now be easier to find the information you need about achondroplasia.

European Patient Advocacy Groups (ePAG) Registration Form for Patient Organisations

EURORDIS is calling for patient organizations to join the European Patient Advocacy Groups. Learn more about them and how to apply here.

Funding opportunities for projects dedicated to children with rare diseases

There are several funds and foundations that fund projects for children with rare diseases. Here is a list of some of them, as well as what their aims are and their deadlines.
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