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What is Propionic Acidemia (PA) ?

Propionic Acidemia or Propionic aciduria is a rare metabolic disorder characterized by deficiency of propionyl CoA carboxylase, an enzyme involved in the breakdown (catabolism) of the chemical "building blocks" (amino acids) of certain proteins.

Source: National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)

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Jordan's story

by JillF published 28 days ago No comment

Jordan was sent home on the third day after his birth. We tried feeding him and he just wasn't interested and acted like he didn't like the taste....

Rare Disease Day 2015

by RareConnect team published 2 months ago No comment

Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year.

The main objective of Rare Disease Day is to raise awareness amongst the gen...

Partners and Patient Groups

RareConnect is a joint venture of EURORDIS and NORD. The following patient groups are official partners of this community.