MISSION: To discover treatments and the cure for Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome
and its aging-related disorders, including heart disease.

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Today, over 70 children from 30 countries are enrolled in a PRF-funded drug trial. Because of your support, the children are receiving the benefits of lonafarnib: stronger hearts and longer lives.

About PRF

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Your donation helps The Progeria Research Foundation treat children with Progeria today, and cure them in the future.



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THANK YOU for helping us reach our ONEpossible Campaign Goal!

June 1st, 2017|0 Comments

August 2, 2017 Thanks to YOU, we have raised enough to fund all of the trial expenses for several children that are enrolling this summer. Click here to see the final total!
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Teachers and Students: Curriculum based on HBO’s Life According to Sam and Sam’s TEDx talk now available.

April 19th, 2017|0 Comments

These tools empower teens to overcome challenges and be successful – buy yours today!
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Our 2016 Newsletter and Annual Report is here!

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

16 pages packed with progress in research, fundraising and awareness – Enjoy!
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Results of Triple Drug Trial for Progeria Published

July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

PRF Continues Aggressive Research Agenda