ERN background

Why rare diseases?

13 Jul 2017

Between 5 000 and 8 000 rare diseases affect the daily lives of around 30 million people in the EU. For example, in the field of oncology alone, there …

Recent activities

EAN features interview with Mary Reilly

25 Jul 2017

The EAN (home of neurology) website features an inteview with Mary Reilly who is President of the Peripheral Nerve Society (PNS) and one of our Execut …

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“EURO-NMD is one of the 24 European Reference Networks (ERNs) approved by the ERN Board of Member States. The ERNs are supported by the European Commission. For more information about the ERNs and the EU health strategy, please visit ec.europa.eu/health/ern