Resources


This page provides resources for AKU patients, carers and their families. The information on this page includes leaflets about AKU and our services, impact reports, newsletters and presentations from our patient workshops.

An Introduction to Alkaptonuria (AKU) - Children's Booklet An Introduction to Alkaptonuria (AKU) - Children's Booklet (4459 KB)

AKU Society Leaflets

We regularly produce leaflets with the latest information about services available for AKU patients and carers. Please check back regularly for new leaflets and information.

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The AKU Society - printable The AKU Society - printable (1703 KB)

What is Alkaptonuria - Printable What is Alkaptonuria - Printable (2208 KB)

How AKU is Inherited printable How AKU is Inherited printable (922 KB)



Polish versions 

anintroduction to aku -pl anintroduction to aku -pl (3125 KB)

How AKU is Inherited-pl How AKU is Inherited-pl (2226 KB)

The AKU Society-pl The AKU Society-pl (4492 KB)


What is Alkaptonuria v2-pl What is Alkaptonuria v2-pl (4865 KB)



Punjabi Versions 

AKU Guide 2017 A5 Punjabi AKU Guide 2017 A5 Punjabi (3171 KB)


How AKU is Inherited Punjabi How AKU is Inherited Punjabi (2245 KB)


The AKU Society Punjabi The AKU Society Punjabi (4517 KB)


What is Alkaptonuria v2 Punjabi What is Alkaptonuria v2 Punjabi (4884 KB)



Urdu Versions 

AKU Guide 2017 A5 Urdu AKU Guide 2017 A5 Urdu (4268 KB)


How AKU is Inherited Urdu How AKU is Inherited Urdu (2274 KB)


The AKU Society Urdu The AKU Society Urdu (4531 KB)


What is Alkaptonuria Urdu What is Alkaptonuria Urdu (4914 KB)





Welsh Versions 

AKU Guide 2017 A5-cy AKU Guide 2017 A5-cy (3143 KB)


How AKU is Inherited-cy How AKU is Inherited-cy (2226 KB)


The AKU Society-cy The AKU Society-cy (4489 KB)


What is Alkaptonuria v2-cy What is Alkaptonuria v2-cy (4862 KB)



Gujarati Versions 

AKU Guide 2017 A5 Gujarati AKU Guide 2017 A5 Gujarati (3221 KB)


How AKU is Inherited Gujarati How AKU is Inherited Gujarati (2290 KB)


The AKU Society Gujarati The AKU Society Gujarati (4497 KB)


What is Alkaptonuria v2 Gujarati What is Alkaptonuria v2 Gujarati (4941 KB)



Impact report 2017

Our 2017 Impact Report showcases our work and highlights our key achievements:

AKUS impact 2017 AKUS impact 2017 (13019 KB)




Newsletters

We post regular newsletters to our UK supports, keeping them updated on our news and work. You can access our most recent newsletters below:

Spring Newsletter 2017 Spring Newsletter 2017 (1901 KB)





AKU Twitter

AKU Blog

Duncan's Decade on Nitisinone
15-Aug-2018

The newly published results of a study held at the National Alkaptonuria Centre (http://www... ...more

Stand Up for AKU 2018
08-Aug-2018

We’re really excited about our third Stand Up for AKU Comedy Night on 3rd October. Thi.. ...more

New Research Shows Nitisinone Treats AKU
31-Jul-2018

New research has proven for the first time that a drug called nitisinone treats AKU in peopl.. ...more

SOFIA-Paediatric: New Research Study
25-Jul-2018

We have some exciting news. The AKU Society has just been awarded a £60,000 grant .. ...more

Vacancy: Fundraising Officer
18-Jul-2018

We are looking for a Fundraising Officer. The vacancy is up online (http://www.akusociety.org/vac.. ...more