Alpha 1 Global

Our mission is to develop a collaborative global network of Alpha-1 patient leaders, physicians, and researchers, to increase awareness, detection, and access to care for Alphas around the world.


Alpha-1 Global mourns the loss of Guillermo Menga, MD

It is with a heavy heart that the Alpha-1 Global program, at the Alpha-1 Foundation, announces the passing of Guillermo Menga, MD, director of the …

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Karen, living with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1)

I am Karen, and I am 46 years old and an elite disabled athlete. Because of my plasma therapy, I can participate in sports, run …

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4th International Research Conference on Alpha-1 Antitrypsin & 7th Alpha-1 Global Patient Congress

The Alpha-1 Foundation hosted the 4th International Research Conference and the 7th Global Patient Congress, April 3-6, 2019, in Dubrovnik, Croatia. The Patient Congress was …

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Respreeza announcement for Europe

Patients in Europe (Respreeza®) might experience a disruption of Respreeza® in the coming days. Respreeza® is CSL Behring’s prescription drug for the treatment of Alpha-1 …

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Alfa1 Espana Receives “Best 2018 Respiratory Patient Project”

A hearty “Congratulations” to Alfa 1 España  for “Alfas en Camino” being selected as the Best 2018 Respiratory Patient Project by Separ De Pacientes Respiratorios! …

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Grifols Affirms Commitment to Patients During Alpha-1 Awareness Month

November is Alpha-1 Awareness Month, and Grifols is proud to share its efforts to further increase Alpha-1 diagnosis rates and expand treatment options. Alpha-1 awareness matters. …

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Mereo BioPharma and TAP Work Together in Clinical Study

Mereo BioPharma Group plc announced a collaboration with (and investment from) the venture philanthropy arm of the Alpha-1 Foundation, The Alpha-1 Project, Inc. (TAP) in …

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Papers on Alpha-1 Research Published in the COPD Foundation Journal

The latest issue of the Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: Journal of the COPD Foundation (Volume 5, Issue 4 – 2018) features papers from presenters at …

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Collaboration on New RNA Interference Drugs

(Reuters) – Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc (ARWR.O) said on Thursday Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) would develop and market its gene-silencing Hepatitis B treatment and buy a …

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Karen Erickson to Lead Operations in TAP

Summary: She has become one of the country’s leading advocates on patient-centered drug development and clinical trial design. The Alpha-1 Project (TAP) announces the appointment …

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