Long Chain Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorder (LCFAOD)


Two-Day Virtual Conference Will Explore Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders

The world’s signature academic event for scientists who study fatty acid oxidation disorders (FAODs) is scheduled to take place virtually October 27-28, 2021. The two-day annual conference is hosted by INFORM, the International Network for Fatty Acid Oxidation Research and Management.  In previous years, 100 to 200 people have attended the meeting, said Jerry Vockley, MD, PhD,…
Ultragenyx CMO Camille Bedrosian

Improving the Lives of Patients With LCFAOD

NOVATO, California — Not long ago, most people with long chain fatty acid oxidation disorder (LCFAOD) had few options for treatment other than snacking on low-fat, high-carbohydrate nutrients every 2 to 6 hours to prevent liver damage. But that has changed in the last 12 months. Triheptanoin (Dojolvi®) on June 30, 2020, became the first…

LCFAOD Clinical Insights

Rare Care Podcast

Perspectives on Long Chain Fatty Oxidation Disorder With Dr. Jerry Vockley