2nd World Conference about CDG syndrome
With the title "A challenging story of sugar trees” is going to be held from the 28 th to the 30 th ofAugust the 2nd World Conference on Congenital disorder of glycosylation (CDG) in Lyon (France). The aim of the activity is to raise awareness about the disease and encourage a model of collaboration with the exceptional participation of patients, families, researchers and physicians.
The conference is organized by the Portuguese Association for CDG (APCDG), in collaboration with several patients' associations from different countries: CDG Australia, CDG Brazil, CDG Czech Republic, CDG Denmark, Foundation Glycosylation (the FoG) Canada, CDG Italy / Ireland CDG Israel, France Les ptits CDG, CDG Spain, Sweden CDG, CDG USA, UK charity CDG and CDG Netherlands.
The event is included in the macro-event of the Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism (SSIEM), which holds its annual meeting from 1st to 4th of September.
The program is accessible visiting the following link.