ALCAP




ALCAP, the Association pour la Lutte Contre l’Alcaptonurie, is the support group for AKU patients and their families in France.

ALCAP aims to:

  • Provide support to patients and their families

  • Provide information about AKU and educate health professionals

  • Promote medical research

  • Raise funds to achieve these goals

To find out more about ALCAP, visit their website.

ALCAP are a partner in the DevelopAKUre clinical trials, leading on patient support to the French and Belgium patients who are enrolled in the French clinical site at the Hopital Necker in Paris.

Watch this short video created by ALCAP explaining Alkaptonuria, the AKU Society and our DevelopAKUre clinical trials: 




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