The A~T Project
Cancer Research for Children with A~T
3002 Enfield Road, Austin, Texas 78703
Phone/Fax 512-472-4892 / [email protected]
The A-T Project is a non-profit foundation organized in 1992 that supports
biomedical research for diseases of ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T).
How to help
• articles and books
• other A-T organizations
These resources should not be interpreted as an indication of The A-T Project’s endorsement or sponsorship of any information, products, or services described in the third party resources. The A-T Project does not monitor and is not responsible for the content of these resources.
Articles and Books
- The A~T Project Newsletter (request back issues at [email protected] )
- The National Organization to Treat A-T, in partnership with Amazon.com, has a list of books that offer general support to families raising children with physical challenges.
Other A-T Organizations
- The National Organization to Treat A-T
4310 Ramsey Avenue
Austin, TX 78756-3207
512-323-5161 or 877-TREAT-AT (toll-free)
The National Organization to Treat A-T supports research that will contribute to a model of disease management for A-T, along the lines of those developed for diabetes, cystic fibrosis, PKU, epilepsy, and others. Specifically, The National Organization to Treat A-T supports research towards finding treatments that will prevent, stop or reverse the relentless progression of ataxia-telangiectasia. In addition, Treat A-T is a close sister organization to The A~T Project.
- The A-T Medical Research Foundation
5241 Round Meadow Rd
Hidden Hills, CA 91302
The A-T Medical Foundation has raised more than $4,000,000 to help build permanent research laboratories at the UCLA School of Medicine and the Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University, has funded research worldwide, and has hosted three world conferences. As a result of their efforts the gene for A-T was cloned 4 1/2 years ago opening the door for an avalanche of research.
- Ataxia Telangiectasia Children’s Project
398 W. Camino Gardens Blvd., Suite 104
Boca Raton, FL 33432
The A-T Children’s Project was formed to raise funds through events and contributions from corporations, foundations and friends. These funds are then used to accelerate first-rate, international scientific research aimed at finding a cure and improving the lives of all children with Ataxia Telangiectasia.
- National Ataxia Foundation (NAF)
2600 Fernbrook Lane, Suite 119
Plymouth, MN 55447-4752
- Xeroderma Pigmentosum Society, Inc. (XP Society)
Poughkeepsie, NY 12602
- THE A-T APPEAL
Glynis & Jeff Watkins
42 Parkside Gardens
Tel: + 44 (0)115 928 7025
We have established a UK charity called The A-T Appeal. Our aims are to help advance knowledge and clinical expertise in A-T through research, with the ultimate goal of finding therapies to benefit everyone affected by Ataxia-Telangiectasia. We also provide information and support and welcome contact with other A-T families around the world so that we can share information and experiences of A-T.
- The AT Childrens Project has a good page of miscellaneous links.