LEARN MORE ABOUT SMARD1, CMT2S, AND IGHMBP2 DISORDERS

SMARD stands for Spinal Muscle Atrophy with Respiratory Distress.  It is an ultra-rare progressive genetic motor neuron disease that affects the IGHMBP2 gene. It currently has no available treatment or cure. It is also known as SMARD1, DSMA1, and CMT2S.

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How does SMARD differ from SMA?

Is there a treatment or cure for SMARD?

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Phone: 773-751-9010

E-Mail: smard@smashsmard.org

Address: 6 Exmoor Lane

               Lincolnshire, IL 60069

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