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Webinar: FTD and Genetic Testing – A Practical Approach: October 29, 2020

Learn about genetic testing in frontotemporal degeneration (FTD), considerations in deciding whether to test, and the complexities of potential results during “Genetic Testing — A Practical...more >


Share Your FTD Experiences with the FDA Through FTD Insights Survey

In March 2021, the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD) will host a Patient-Focused Drug Discovery (PFDD) meeting with representatives of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA...more >


World FTD Awareness Week 2020 Marathon

On Saturday, October 3, 2020, presenters from around the globe will mark World FTD Awareness Week by sharing information, resources, and updates on frontotemporal degeneration (FTD) through an...more >


Genetic Counseling & Testing During the Coronavirus Pandemic 2020

The coronavirus pandemic due to COVID-19 has changed the process of genetic counseling and testing. In 2020, most counseling sessions have moved online.

“Telehealth was on the rise before...more >


Genetic Testing and Counseling in FTD

The importance of genetics in the search for FTD treatments and a cure

As scientists pursue treatments and a cure for frontotemporal degeneration (FTD), testing...more >