Abe is one of just 130 children and young adults in the U.S. (and less than 250 people worldwide) currently living with Barth syndrome, an ultra-rare, life-threatening, genetic disease. We are honored to share this family’s video highlighting their personal experience and the hope they hold for Abe’s future. Learn More...
Members of the Barth syndrome community:
August 2021 saw the achievement of a shared milestone – the first submission of a new drug application for elamipretide by our team at Stealth, representing the first new drug application for any investigational product for Barth syndrome. This was a Herculean effort...
Inconsistencies in the FDA’s approach to operationalizing the 21st Century Cures Act stand to treat individuals with Barth syndrome qualitatively differently from those with other diseases, such as Alzheimer’s, and points to a critical need for consistent application of patient perspectives in the review process across agency divisions and regulators.
Barth Syndrome Foundation is a global facilitator for advancing understanding of and developing treatments for Barth syndrome.
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