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  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Estonia
  • Russian Federation
  • Latvia
  • Denmark
  • Lithuania
  • United Kingdom
  • Netherlands
  • Ireland
  • Poland
  • Germany
  • Belgium
  • Czech Republic
  • Ukraine
  • Slovakia
  • Luxembourg
  • Moldova, Republic of
  • Austria
  • France
  • Switzerland
  • Romania
  • Slovenia
  • Croatia
  • Serbia
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Italy
  • Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of
  • Spain
  • Greece
  • Israel

All our 41 members are not for profit organisations which are under the control of patient representatives with the aim to provide support and information to gaucher patients as well as to their relatives. Click on the map above to get the link to a member country for local support, advice and news.  

About Gaucher

Gaucher Disease is an autosomal recessive disease and the most common Lysosomal Storage Disorder. It is caused by deficiency of a specific enzyme in the body, caused by a genetic mutation received from both parents.

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International  Gaucher Day 2014

The first International Gaucher Day will be celebrated on Saturday 26th July 2014, the 160th birthday of Philippe Gaucher. Find out more information about how to get involved by clicking here.

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About EWGGD

The European Working Group on Gaucher Disease (EWGGD) is bringing together scientists and clinicians who have an interest in and experience of studying and treating Gaucher patients.

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