The following is a listing of various conferences of interest to many in the rare disease space.

11th European Cytogenetics Conference 2017

Date: 1-4 July 2017
Venue: Florence, Italy

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3rd World Conference on Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation

Date: 15 – 16 July 2017
Venue: Leuven; Belgium

The “World Conference on Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation (WCCDG) for Families and Professionals” is a biennial event fruitfully designed in collaboration with leading experts in the field of CDG: families and professionals work together to exchange knowledge, experiences, needs and perspectives.
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International Ataxia Research Conference IARC

Date: 27-30 September, 2017
Venue: Pisa, Italy

GoFAR, FARA and Ataxia UK in collaboration host what will be the second edition IARC where the latest research on ‘Friedreich’s ataxia will be presented and discussed. SCA and other progressive ataxias will also be presented and discussed. Plenary sessions will include the progress in the field of gene therapy, animal and cellular models, approaches pharmacologists and their development and clinical research.
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