Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia

Common Name(s)

Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia

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Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia Association

The purpose of the ACDA is to gather and share information about ACD and raise funds for ACD research.

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2014

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia" for support, advocacy or research.

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Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia Association

The purpose of the ACDA is to gather and share information about ACD and raise funds for ACD research.

http://www.acd-association.com/

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2014

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General Resources

Website for ACDA

Website for the ACD Association; has information on research, medical journals, family stories, FAQs, newsletters and fundraisers.

Updated 22 Oct 2012

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ACDA Website

Member website with information on research, fundraising, medical journals, FAQs, guestbook and donations

Updated 22 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia" returned 9 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Novel FOXF1 mutations in sporadic and familial cases of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misaligned pulmonary veins imply a role for its DNA binding domain.
 

Author(s): Partha Sen, Yaping Yang, Colby Navarro, Iris Silva, Przemyslaw Szafranski, Katarzyna E Kolodziejska, Avinash V Dharmadhikari, Hasnaa Mostafa, Harry Kozakewich, Debra Kearney, John B Cahill, Merrissa Whitt, Masha Bilic, Linda Margraf, Adrian Charles, Jack Goldblatt, Kathleen Gibson, Patrick E Lantz, A Julian Garvin, John Petty, Zeina Kiblawi, Craig Zuppan, Allyn McConkie-Rosell, Marie T McDonald, Stacey L Peterson-Carmichael, Jane T Gaede, Binoy Shivanna, Deborah Schady, Philippe S Friedlich, Stephen R Hays, Irene Valenzuela Palafoll, Ulrike Siebers-Renelt, Axel Bohring, Laura S Finn, Joseph R Siebert, Csaba Galambos, Lananh Nguyen, Melissa Riley, Nicolas Chassaing, Adeline Vigouroux, Gustavo Rocha, Susana Fernandes, Jane Brumbaugh, Kari Roberts, Luk Ho-Ming, Ivan F M Lo, Stephen Lam, Romana Gerychova, Marta Jezova, Iveta Valaskova, Florence Fellmann, Katayoun Afshar, Eric Giannoni, Vincent Muhlethaler, Jinlong Liang, Jacques S Beckmann, Janet Lioy, Hitesh Deshmukh, Lakshmi Srinivasan, Daniel T Swarr, Melissa Sloman, Charles Shaw-Smith, Rosa Laura van Loon, Cecilia Hagman, Yves Sznajer, Catherine Barrea, Christine Galant, Thierry Detaille, Jennifer A Wambach, F Sessions Cole, Aaron Hamvas, Lawrence S Prince, Karin E M Diderich, Alice S Brooks, Robert M Verdijk, Hari Ravindranathan, Ella Sugo, David Mowat, Michael L Baker, Claire Langston, Stephen Welty, Pawel Stankiewicz

Journal: Hum. Mutat.. 2013 Jun;34(6):801-11.

 

Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) is a rare and lethal developmental disorder of the lung defined by a constellation of characteristic histopathological features. Nonpulmonary anomalies involving organs of gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, ...

Last Updated: 22 May 2013

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Mesodermal Pten inactivation leads to alveolar capillary dysplasia- like phenotype.
 

Author(s): Caterina Tiozzo, Gianni Carraro, Denise Al Alam, Sheryl Baptista, Soula Danopoulos, Aimin Li, Maria Lavarreda-Pearce, Changgong Li, Stijn De Langhe, Belinda Chan, Zea Borok, Saverio Bellusci, Parviz Minoo

Journal: J. Clin. Invest.. 2012 Nov;122(11):3862-72.

 

Alveolar capillary dysplasia (ACD) is a congenital, lethal disorder of the pulmonary vasculature. Phosphatase and tensin homologue deleted from chromosome 10 (Pten) encodes a lipid phosphatase controlling key cellular functions, including stem/progenitor cell proliferation and differentiation; ...

Last Updated: 26 Dec 2012

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A familial case of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins supports paternal imprinting of FOXF1 in human.
 

Author(s): Partha Sen, Romana Gerychova, Petr Janku, Marta Jezova, Iveta Valaskova, Colby Navarro, Iris Silva, Claire Langston, Stephen Welty, John Belmont, Pawel Stankiewicz

Journal: Eur. J. Hum. Genet.. 2013 Apr;21(4):474-7.

 

Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) is a rare developmental lung disorder that is uniformly lethal. Affected infants die within the first few weeks of their life despite aggressive treatment, although a few cases of late manifestation and longer ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2013

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Alveolar capillary dysplasia.
 

Author(s): Naomi B Bishop, Pawel Stankiewicz, Robin H Steinhorn

Journal: Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med.. 2011 Jul;184(2):172-9.

 

Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of the pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) is a rare, fatal developmental lung disorder of neonates and infants. This review aims to address recent findings in the etiology and genetics of ACD/MPV and to raise awareness of this poorly known disease, ...

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2011

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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