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Rare disease infographics

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Breakdown of the numbers surrounding rare diseases and medicines being developed to treat them. Report was released on Monday, September 7, 2013.

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Rare disease infographics

  1. 1. RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT RARE DISEASES WORLDWIDE 7,000 Source: National Institutes of Health
  2. 2. RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT <200,000patientsintheUnitedStates BYDEFINITION,ARAREDISEASEAFFECTS Source: National Institutes of Health
  3. 3. RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT 30MILLION 1IN10AMERICANS INTOTAL,RAREDISEASEIMPACT Source: National Institutes of Health
  4. 4. RESEARCH PROGRESS HOPE RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT 1983 ORPH AN DRUGACT 2,900ORPHANDRUG DESIGNATIONS SINCE1983,NEARLY Source: Office of Orphan Products Development, Food and Drug Administration
  5. 5. RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT AGOODSTART,but 400FDA TREATMENTS APPROVED <5% RAREDISEASES HAVEATREATMENT of Source: Food and Drug Administration, EveryLife Foundation for Rare Diseases
  6. 6. RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACTRAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT medicines &vaccinesin development 452 Source: PhRMA,2013 Rare Diseases Report
  7. 7. RAREDISEASES BIGIMPACT HOPE PROGRESS RESEARCH Source: PhRMA

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