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Fragile X Syndrome

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FRAXA Research Foundation

International. 30 affiliated groups. Founded 1994. Support and information on Fragile X syndrome. Funds medical research, investigator-initiated grants and postdoctoral fellowships. Newsletter and literature. Some chapters have support group meetings. Guidelines available on starting a similar group.
Write:
FRAXA Research Foundation
10 Prince Place, Ste. 203
Newburyport, MA 01950
Voice: 978-462-1866
Website: http://www.fraxa.org
E-mail: info@fraxa.org
Verified: 1/23/2013

The National Fragile X Foundation

International. Founded 1984. Mission includes phone and e-mail support, promoting awareness, education, research and legislative advocacy regarding Fragile X associated disorders (fragile x sundrome, fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome and fragile X-associated primary ovarian insufficiency). Services include a quarterly journal, regional and international conferences and educational materials (free and fee-based).
Write:
National Fragile X Foundation
P.O. Box 37
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Voice: 1-800-688-8765
Fax: 925-938-9315
Website: http://www.fragilex.org and http://www.fxtas.org
E-mail: natlfx@fragilex.org
Verified: 2/12/2013

WebMD Medical Reference from the American Self-Help Clearinghouse

Last Updated: February 25, 2014
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