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Caregiver/Family Chat Group

October 14th, 2020|

We hear you, and we are here for you. Announcing the Caregiver/Family Chat Group If APBD touches your life through a family member or loved one, whether you are a hands-on caregiver or within the circle of emotional support, [...]

Why Sheri Loves AmazonSmile!

September 27th, 2020|

"It's so easy!" shared Sheri, a member of our APBD Chat group, about shopping on AmazonSmile. "I buy all kinds of stuff and everything I buy donates to the APBD Research Foundation.  I even bought an entire office set, including [...]

APBD Research Proposals Wanted

August 19th, 2020|

Brooklyn, New York, August 19, 2020 -- APBD Research Foundation in conjunction with the University of Pennsylvania launches a call for APBD research proposals.  Letter of Intent are due to the UPenn Orphan Disease Center no later than September 18, [...]

APBD – A Daughter’s Perspective

August 7th, 2020|

By Feigy Weiss Rosenberg July 28, 2020 Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of articles written by Feigy W. Rosenberg, daughter of the late Gregory Weiss who was one of the co-founders of the APBD [...]

Hosting a Facebook Fundraiser for APBD Research

August 3rd, 2020|

By Susan Coddon Earlier this summer, I hosted a Facebook fundraiser for my birthday and raised $671 to advance APBD research. I was so touched to see my family and friends (some from as far back as high school) step [...]

Foundation’s Biomarker Workshop Spurs Collaboration and Hope

June 23rd, 2020|

On June 22, the Adult Polyglucosan Body Disease Research Foundation hosted its first Biomarker Workshop to facilitate a vigorous exchange among researchers and patient advocates regarding potential biomarkers for drug discovery and development targeting APBD. The Workshop -- hosted [...]