The purpose of the X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy database is to provide general educational information about ALD. We intend to cover as many aspects of ALD as possible. You should not use our website to diagnose or treat ALD. While we provide information, you should always consult your professional health care provider with any specific disease-related questions or problems you may have.
Contributors are responsible for the reliability of unreviewed data published in this database. While as much effort as possible has been made to ensure that this database is of high quality, the Kennedy Krieger Institute and the Academic Medical Center make no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy of the information or its suitability for any specific purpose. Users should be very cautious for several reasons:
Unpublished mutations may not be used for publication purposes without prior approval from the editor of the database and the laboratories/investigators that have identified these mutations.