Understanding Rare Chromosome and Gene Disorders

June 13th is #Rarechromoday

Unique is the charity supporting anyone who has a family member with a rare chromosome or single gene disorder. Wherever you are, we are here for you.

Thursday 13th June 2024 is Rare Chromosome Disorder Awareness Day (#rarechromoday). A day to raise awareness and increase our knowledge. We'd love you to get involved....

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Unique provides support, information and networking to families affected by rare chromosome and gene disorders.

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Unique urgently needs to raise £30,000 to replace our old database to create a new more powerful patient registry to increase our knowledge and understanding of the lifelong impacts on children and adults with rare chromosome & gene disorders and encourage research. Please click to donate today.

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