Associated Networks/Partners


ERN-RND focuses on rare movement and cognitive disorders such as ataxias, hereditary spastic paraplegias (HSPs), frontotemporal dementias (FTDs), and paroxysmal disorders. The following ERN-RND members are involved in and contributing to Solve-RD:

  • Beneficiaries: University Hospital Tübingen, Radboud UMC Nijmegen, INSERM Brain & Spine Institute, UCL Institute of Neurology
  • Associated partners: University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia (Borut Peterlin); University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany (Katja Lohmann); Vall d'Hebron Barcelona Campus Hospital, Barcelona Spain (Alfons Macaya); Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary (Peter Balisza, Judit Molnar); University of Cambridge, Cmabridge, UK (Rita Horvath); Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium (Bruce Poppe, Dimitri Hemelsoet)


ERN-EURO NMD focuses on neuromuscular disorders (NMDs) such as congenital and limb girdle muscular dystrophies, hereditary neuropathies, congenital myasthenic syndromes, muscle chanellopathies, and mitochondrial NMDs. The following ERN-EURO NMD members are involved in and contributing to Solve-RD:


ERN-ITHACA focuses on rare congenital malformation syndromes and intellectual disability. The following ERN-ITHACA members are involved in and contributing to Solve-RD:


ERN-GENTURIS focuses on patients with one of the rare genetic tumour risk syndromes such as colorectal cancer, paragangliomas, and gastric cancer. The following ERN-GENTURIS members are involved in and contributing to Solve-RD:

  • Beneficiaries: Radboud UMC Nijmegen, University Hospital Bonn, IPATIMUP
  • Associated partners: Klinikum der Universität München, München, Germany (Elke Holinski-Feder); Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona, Spain (Gabriel Capella); TU Dresden, Dresden, Germany (Evelin Schröck); University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK (Marc Tischkowitz)
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UDN Italy

Istituto Telethon di genetica e medicina (Tigem), Naples, Italy


UCL Institute of Child Health, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK


Centre for Rare Diseases, Helios Dr. Horst Schmidt Kliniken, Wiesbaden, Germany


Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Center for Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany


Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Hôpital Saint-Louis, Paris, France


European Reference Network on Rare Immunodeficiency, Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Diseases

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle, UK


Medical Genetic Department, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy

Spanish Undiagnosed Rare Diseases Program (SpainUDP)

(not available yet; currently, it is a beta version)

Institute of Rare Diseases Research (IIER), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain