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Understanding Rare Chromosome and Gene Disorders

The Power of Knowledge


We have documented the lifetime effects of the Rare Chromosome Disorders, Copy Number Variants and Single Gene Disorders of 27,000+ affected members in our confidential offline members' database. To view our database of Genotypes among our registered members, click Search below. Scroll further down this page for our disorder-specific information guides.

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Unique Insight


Professional membership is free and provides you with a wealth of information on rare chromosome disorders, copy number variants and single gene disorders, as well as a useful network including affected families and involved professionals.

BECOME A MEMBER

Welcome to Unique

Thank you for your interest in our work. We hope  you find our website, information guides and booklets informative and that they assist you in counselling the families with whom you work. Please tell them about us so that they are aware of the help and support we can offer them, including free membership of the group.

Unique is a small charity, totally dependent on voluntary donations and fundraising to continue our work. Please help us to continue helping you with your patients and clients by making a donation today.

Unique always welcomes the involvement and advice of medical, clinical and other involved professionals. If you are a paediatrician, therapist, geneticist or other professional working with people with rare chromosome disorders, copy number variants and gene disorders  associated with learning disability/developmental delay and wish to know more about how you can be involved in the work of Unique, please take a look at our 'How Can You Help?' section, further down this page.

How can we help?

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Our guide to rare chromosome disorders

How can you help?

We are keen to work with professionals to help our member families, to increase understanding and awareness of the challenges they face, to produce information of the highest quality and to support research into rare chromosome and gene disorders. We are grateul to the many professionals who make donations and organise fundraising events to help us continue our work and to raise awareness. Please consider helping and supporting us.

UK Membership

We have members living across the UK.  Click on the link below to see how many members live in your county.

UK Membership
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Country County No. of Members
England -none- 74
England Avon 140
England Bath & NE Somerset 12
England Bedfordshire 161
England Berkshire 147
England Buckinghamshire 152
England Cambridgeshire 239
England Cheshire 283
England Cleveland 73
England Cornwall 132
England County Durham 146
England Cumbria 92
England Derbyshire 179
England Devon 237
England Dorset 139
England East Riding of Yorkshire 34
England East Sussex 231
England East Yorkshire 68
England Essex 437
England Gloucestershire 127
England Greater Manchester 321
England Hampshire 433
England Herefordshire 34
England Hertfordshire 272
England Humberside 18
England Isle of Man 11
England Isle of Wight 23
England Kent 484
England Lancashire 440
England Leicestershire 152
England Lincolnshire 207
England London 587
England Merseyside 206
England Middlesex 145
England MS 1
England NE Lincolnshire 17
England NM 88012 1
England Norfolk 210
England North Lincolnshire 15
England North Somerset 34
England North Yorkshire 152
England Northamptonshire 152
England Northumberland 51
England Nottinghamshire 245
England NY 1
England OH 4487 1
England Oxfordshire 137
England Rutland 4
England Shropshire 81
England Somerset 160
England South Gloucestershire 29
England South Yorkshire 288
England Staffordshire 192
England Suffolk 178
England Surrey 398
England Tyne & Wear 189
England Tyne and Wear 1
England Wales 1
England Warwickshire 134
England West Midlands 385
England West Sussex 205
England West Yorkshire 400
England Wiltshire 152
England Worcestershire 91
England Wythenshawe 1
England Yorkshire 9
Northern Ireland -none- 9
Northern Ireland Antrim 1
Northern Ireland Co Cavan 1
Northern Ireland Co. Antrim 131
Northern Ireland Co. Armagh 43
Northern Ireland Co. Derry 17
Northern Ireland Co. Down 86
Northern Ireland Co. Fermanagh 12
Northern Ireland Co. Londonderry 28
Northern Ireland Co. Tyrone 28
Scotland -none- 15
Scotland Aberdeenshire 61
Scotland Angus 20
Scotland Argyll 5
Scotland Argyll & Bute 13
Scotland Arran 1
Scotland Ayrshire 32
Scotland Berwickshire 1
Scotland Caithness 4
Scotland Central 10
Scotland Clackmannanshire 3
Scotland Dumfries & Galloway 18
Scotland Dumfrieshire 8
Scotland Dunbartonshire 11
Scotland East Ayrshire 8
Scotland East Dunbartonshire 9
Scotland East Lothian 21
Scotland Falkirk 1
Scotland Fife 56
Scotland Grampian 4
Scotland Highland 15
Scotland Inverclyde 3
Scotland Invernesshire 2
Scotland Invernessshire 1
Scotland Isle of Bute 1
Scotland Isle of Lewis 3
Scotland Isle of Skye 1
Scotland Kirkcudbrightshire 1
Scotland Lanarkshire 42
Scotland Lothian 24
Scotland Midlothian 38
Scotland Moray 5
Scotland North Ayrshire 9
Scotland North Lanarkshire 42
Scotland Orkney 1
Scotland Outer Hebrides 2
Scotland Perth & Kinross 3
Scotland Perthshire 8
Scotland Renfrewshire 35
Scotland Ross-shire 11
Scotland Rosshire 1
Scotland Roxburghshire 8
Scotland Scottish Borders 12
Scotland Selkirkshire 5
Scotland Shetland 7
Scotland South Ayrshire 7
Scotland South Lanarkshire 21
Scotland Stirlingshire 42
Scotland Strathclyde 87
Scotland Sutherland 1
Scotland Tayside 1
Scotland West Dunbartonshire 2
Scotland West Lothian 36
Scotland Wigtownshire 1
Wales -none- 11
Wales Anglesey 15
Wales Caerphilly 3
Wales Carmarthenshire 25
Wales Ceredigion 11
Wales Clwyd 14
Wales Conwy 14
Wales Denbighshire 20
Wales Dyfed 2
Wales Flintshire 16
Wales Glamorgan 22
Wales Gwent 51
Wales Gwynedd 21
Wales Mid Glamorgan 31
Wales Monmouthshire 22
Wales Pembrokeshire 23
Wales Powys 18
Wales Rhondda Cynon Taff 15
Wales South Glamorgan 41
Wales Vale of Glamorgan 20
Wales West Glamorgan 34

International Membership

We welcome families and individuals affected by rare chromosome and autosomal dominant single gene disorders to join our membership, no matter where in the world you live.  Click on the link below to see how many members we have living in your country.

International Membership
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Country No. of Members
Albania 3
Alderney 1
Algeria 1
Argentina 94
Aruba 1
Australia 1704
Austria 33
Azerbaijan 2
Bahrain 1
Belarus 8
Belgium 75
Bermuda 3
Bosnia and Herzegovina 9
Botswana 1
Brazil 209
Brunei Darussalam 1
Bulgaria 14
Cambodia 1
Canada 1040
Canary Islands 6
Chile 44
China 30
Colombia 53
Costa Rica 2
Croatia 19
Cuba 2
Curacao 1
Cyprus 12
Czech Republic 27
Denmark 100
Dominican Republic 5
Ecuador 9
Egypt 11
Eire 611
El Salvador 1
Estonia 8
Faroe Islands 1
Fiji 1
Finland 85
France 213
Georgia 5
Germany 338
Ghana 1
Gibraltar 7
Greece 24
Guam 1
Guatemala 12
Guernsey 12
Hong Kong 25
Hungary 10
Iceland 19
India 59
Indonesia 12
Iran 9
Iraq 1
Israel 58
Italy 201
Japan 22
Jersey 12
Jordan 4
Kazakhstan 3
Kenya 2
Kuwait 4
Latvia 6
Lebanon 7
Lithuania 2
Luxembourg 6
Macedonia 3
Malawi 1
Malaysia 22
Maldives 1
Malta 16
Mexico 53
Moldova 3
Montenegro 1
Morocco 9
Namibia 1
New Zealand 433
Nigeria 3
North Macedonia 4
Norway 158
Oman 5
Pakistan 7
Peru 8
Philippines 15
Poland 161
Portugal 53
Puerto Rico 9
Qatar 10
Republic of Panama 4
Romania 57
Russia 148
Saudi Arabia 20
Senegal 1
Serbia 7
Singapore 25
Slovakia 15
Slovenia 17
Somalia 1
South Africa 152
South Korea 12
Spain 218
Sri Lanka 5
Sudan 1
Swaziland 1
Sweden 144
Switzerland 79
Syria 1
Taiwan 10
Thailand 13
The Netherlands 328
Trinidad & Tobago 4
Tunisia 3
Turkey 50
U.S.A. 9724
Uganda 1
Ukraine 25
United Arab Emirates 31
United Kingdom 12752
Uruguay 8
Uzbekistan 2
Venezuela 9
Vietnam 5
Zimbabwe 2