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Learn more about NF

Neurofibromatosis (NF) includes at least three distinct, hereditary disorders known as NF1, NF2, and schwannomatosis. Each is caused by an abnormality in a gene. Learn more

Patient care at the UAB NF Clinic

Our experienced, multidisciplinary team of specialists provides comprehensive care for all forms of NF and supports the emotional well-being of patients and families through educational and genetic counseling services that provide answers and guidance.  Learn More

NF research at UAB

UAB’s role as an international leader in research for all forms of NF has led to pioneering advances in understanding the genetic mechanisms involved, providing patients with access to progressive therapies and leading-edge information. Learn More
Graphic illustrating that UAB does more NF genetic testing than any other lab in the world
Graphic illustrating UAB is the coordinating center for the NF Clinical Trials Consortium
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