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Recessive Ataxias

Friedreich's Ataxia

HDACi Correct Frataxin Deficiency in a FA Mouse Model, April 9, 2008

Antioxidant Therapy in Inherited Ataxias by Massimo Pandolfo, 03/25/2008

Latest news on Friedreich’s Ataxia therapeutic approaches, gofar, October 2007

FA Research update by FARA's president (april 2006)

Friedreich Ataxia, an overview #1

Friedreich ataxia: an overview #2

MDA's Friedreich Ataxia information (extensive)

Recombinant human erythropoietin: effects on frataxin expression in vitro - July 2005

Friedreich ataxia, the oxidative stress paradox - December 2004

Friedreich’s ataxia – yesterday, today and tomorrow - Neurol India 2003;51:176-182

Friedreich's ataxia: iron chelators that target the mitochondrion as a therapeutic strategy? - Feb. 2003

Finaly a mouse model for Friedreich ataxia - February 2001

Another article on the FA mouse model - January 2001

PRE-NATAL diagnosis of Friedreich's Ataxia - January 2001

Increased levels of plasma malondialdehyde in Friedreich ataxia - December 2000

Friedreich Ataxia Research Update - Fall 2000

Friedreich ataxia: an overview - January 2000

Living with Friedreich's Ataxia

Molecular basis of FRDA-Pandolfo-technical - January 2000

FA Research Timeline ('96 to '98)

Friedreich's Ataxia hearing research

GeneClinics Reviews for Friedreich's Ataxia

GeneClinics Testing for Friedreich's Ataxia

GeneClinics Research for Friedreich's Ataxia

OMIM entry for FRDA (Friedreich's Ataxia)

OMIM entry for FRDA2 (Friedreich's Ataxia)

WUSTL entry for FRDA and FRDA2

Pediatric Database description of Friedreich's Ataxia

OMIM entry for AVED (Ataxia, Friedreich-like with Selective Vitamin E Deficiency):

Study reveals clues to Friedreich's Ataxia: 

International Symposium On Inherited Ataxias 

Science Online  Frataxin And Iron Accumulation In The Mitochondria

Symposium in France  paper on yeast and iron regulation

NIH Press Release  Study May Reveal Clues to Friedreich's Ataxia

Pippets Parlour    Good set of FA links by research student

Small FA survey results - 2001

FRDA news - MitoQ update

Another MitoQ article - august 2003

Friedrich’s Ataxia drug breakthrough discovered (MitoQ) - january 2003



WUStL entry for ARSACS

GeneClinics Testing for ARSACS


autosomal recessive spastic ataxia with frequent leucoencephalopqathy

Ataxia Telangiectasia

GeneClinics Reviews for A-T

GeneClinics Research for A-T

GeneClinics Testing for A-T

AT Children's Project 

The A-T Appeal  Ataxia-Telangiectasia group in the UK. (Glynis Watkins)

Pediatric Database description of A-T :

OMIM entry for A-T (Ataxia Telangiectasia):

OMIM entry for A-T Variant:

Family Village: A-T entry

GeneClinics Reviews for Ataxia-Telangiectasia Variant 1 (ATV1)

GeneClinics Research for Ataxia-Telangiectasia Variant 1 (ATV1)

GeneClinics Testing for Ataxia-Telangiectasia Variant 1 (ATV1)


GeneClinics entry for AOA1

OMIM entry for AOA1


GeneClinics entry for AOA2

OMIM entry for AOA2


OMIM entry for Spinocerebellar ataxia type 8 (A Recessive Infant-Onset Spinocerebellar Ataxia)