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The LGMD2D Foundation is working with Dr. Jerry Mendell on a gene therapy clinical trial for LGMD2D. You can make a difference by donating today.

Have you been diagnosed with LGMD2D? Join the patient registry to be alerted of upcoming trials and to help draw attention to the disease.

Learn more about the alpha sarcoglycan gene, mRNA and protein as well as the scientific resources available for studying the protein.

Looking for money for school? We partnered with the Jain Foundation to help students earn money for college by spreading disease awareness for LGMDs!


About the LGMD2D Foundation

The LGMD2D Foundation is a non-profit private foundation whose mission is to expedite the development of a cure or therapy for Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy 2D (LGMD2D). In addition to educating patients and physicians, the Foundation maintains a patient registry, funds and monitors research and progress, provides financial support to accelerate clinical trials, and encourages scientific collaboration.

Currently, all money donated to the LGMD2D Foundation will be used to fund Dr. Jerry Mendell's gene therapy trial at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Ohio. Please help make history by donating today.

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