Tay-Sachs - resources

Resources - Tay-Sachs

The following organizations provide information on Tay-Sachs disease:

  • US National Library of Medicine, Genetics Home Reference -- ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/tay-sachs-disease
  • National Human Genome Research Institute -- www.genome.gov/10001220/learning-about-taysachs-disease
  • National Tay-Sachs & Allied Diseases Association -- www.ntsad.org
  • National Organization for Rare Disorders - rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/tay-sachs-disease
Central nervous system and peripheral nervous system

The central nervous system is comprised of the brain and spinal cord. The peripheral nervous system includes all peripheral nerves.