Welcome to The AADC Research Trust, a Charity Organisation dedicated to helping children and their families, around the World, affected by Aromatic Amino Acid Decarboxylase Deficiency (AADCd).
AADCd is a genetically inherited neurological disorder affecting the brains ability to produce neurotransmitters, dopamine and serotonin. These are two of the most essential neurotransmitters needed for every day living! (more detailed information can be found under ‘About AADC’)
The AADC Research Trust...
helps support children with Aromatic Amino Acid Decarboxylase Deficiency (AADCd)
promotes worldwide disease awareness
funds scientific research
We currently know of 130 children, spanning 26 different countries who have been correctly diagnosed with AADC deficiency. It has proved fatal to many of those children .