Category: LDS Events
At the Canadian Spine Society‘s 23rd annual scientific conference, Wednesday afternoon was dedicated to learning about connective tissue disorders and their impact on the spine. The Loeys-Dietz Syndrome Foundation Canada was
Find all of our Loeys-Dietz syndrome (LDS) events in one place. No matter the focus of our events – from research to support to education and awareness – we are excited to share them with you. These LDS events include announcing the winners of our research grants, raising awareness for Loeys-Dietz syndrome awareness at conferences and in the community, and much more!
If you are looking for support or have questions about LDS, please contact our free Loeys-Dietz syndrome helpline at 1-888-LDS-FCAN.
To hear from people living and working with Loeys-Dietz syndrome, read our LDS Stories.
About LDS: Loeys-Dietz syndrome (LDS) is a rare, connective tissue disorder that was first described in 2005. LDS is also a genetic condition and is caused by a gene mutation (change) in the SMAD2, SMAD3, TGFB2, TGFB3, TGFBR1, or TGFBR2 genes. To learn more about special topics related to LDS, read about Living with Loeys-Dietz syndrome.
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