January 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE- The Association for Creatine Deficiencies Welcomes Heidi Wallis as President
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July 31, 2019

The ACD is excited to announce that we are hiring our first full-time employee and are welcoming applications. The position is “Marketing Coordinator”.
Interested applicants should send their resumes to heidi@creatineinfo.org.
Applications will be considered through August 5. View the Job Description here.

December 5, 2018

“Faster diagnosis from ‘transformational’ gene project”
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November 8, 2018

“Stored baby blood allows states to develop new blood tests, officials say”
View Heidi Wallis and her family featured on ‘Get Gephardt’ Here

October 25, 2018

Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital Grand Rounds
“Brain creatine deficiency: Why newborn screening is important”
View Heidi Wallis, Dr. Longo, and Dr. Pasquali’s Presentation Here

July 27, 2018

PRESS RELEASE- Association for Creatine Deficiencies Expands Patient Insights Network to Enable Data Sharing with ClinVar
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July 11, 2018

PRESS RELEASE- Laura Trutoiu, Ph.D. Joins Association for Creatine Deficiencies as Director of Research
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March 6, 2018

Toronto Hospital for Sick Children Pediatric Grand Rounds
“Inborn Errors of Creatine Metabolism- It’s Not the Muscle, but the Brain”
View Dr. Schulze’s Presentation Here.
See the Overview PDF Here.

November 21, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- ACD Announces Addition of Dr. Andreas Schulze to Scientific Medical Advisory Board
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November 9, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- ACD Applauds Quest Diagnostics Laboratory’s Addition of Creatine Disorders Panel
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October 26, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- ACD Welcomes Dr. Yiumo Chan to the Scientific Medical Advisory Board
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October 19, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- Greater Goods Roasting Launches Coffee Blend in Support of Creatine Deficiencies
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October 9, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- Texas Benefit Concert Raises $50,000 for Creatine Deficiency Syndromes
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October 1, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- The State of Michigan is Considering Screening Newborns for GAMT Deficiency
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September 11, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- The State of Georgia is Considering Screening for a New Disorder in Newborns
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April 1, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- Association for Creatine Deficiencies Announces New President and Board of Directors
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March 28, 2017

PRESS RELEASE- Association for Creatine Deficiencies Welcomes New Board Member
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March 23, 2017

Primary Children’s Hospital Blog- “Solving the Puzzle of GAMT Deficiency”
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March 2017

Child Neurology Foundation- “Rare Neurological Disease Special Report”
special CTD report, by Dr. Simona Bianconi, pages 50-51
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March 2017

ARUP Magnify Spring 2017- Special GAMT section, pages 8-13
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February 1, 2017

Lumos Pharma launches creatine deficiency awareness website
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December 5, 2016

NBC affiliate- KSL, airs GAMT feature, “Bluffdale Family Helps Develop Test for Rare, Inherited Disorder”
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November 30, 2016

University of Utah Health Sciences- Algorithms for Innovation, GAMT feature- “A Lifetime Commitment”
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November 3, 2016

Deseret Newspaper- “Utahn’s Quest to Add Disorder to National Newborn Screening Dealt Setback”
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November 2, 2016

Deseret Newspaper- “Utah mom, doctors push to add rare disorder to national newborn screening panel”
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June 21, 2016

Lumos Pharma appoints Carol A. Dutch as Senior Director, Patient Engagement
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May 12, 2016

Spectrum News airs GAMT feature- “Family, Doctors Pushing for GAMT Deficiency Testing in Newborns”
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April 6, 2016

Lumos Pharma Raises $34 Million in Series B Financing
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October 29, 2015

The Jackson Laboratory- CTD feature “Cyclocreatine Normalizes Cognition in Creatine Deficient Mouse”
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July 1, 2015

Utah begins Newborn Screening for GAMT
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May 5, 2015

Austin Business Journal- “Startup Austin biotech firm nabs $19.5M for drug development”
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February 27, 2015

Texas Children’s Hospital Blog- “National Rare Disease Awareness Week: My Son’s Story”
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December 10, 2014

ABC News- “Mother’s Intuition Leads to Rare Diagnosis for Son”
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June 7, 2014

ABC7 Chicago- “Creatine Deficiency Among Disorders Underdiagnosed, Researchers Say”
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February 5, 2014

BioNews Texas- “Creatine Transporter Deficiency Treatment By Lumos Pharma To Enter Testing, Thanks To $14 Million Series A Financing”
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July 2, 2012

Journal of Clinical Investigation- “Cyclocreatine treatment improves cognition in mice with creatine transporter deficiency”
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July 2, 2012

Neuroscience News- “Researchers Report Success in Treating Autism Spectrum Disorder”
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February 9, 2010

WRAL TV- “Duke Lab Tests for Rare Genetic Disorders”
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January 18, 2010

CheckOrphan.Org- “A Success Story: Family Hopes to Raise Awareness about Creatine Deficiency Disorder”
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