Did you know that susceptibility to KD is different depending on the genetic background of the family? While children of Asian descent have the highest chance of getting KD, children of African American descent are the next most susceptible group.
Kawasaki Disease Foundation Announces Partnership with Sanford Coordination of Rare Diseases at Sanford (CoRDS) Registry
International, central registry will help accelerate research efforts into Kawasaki Disease
(Sioux Falls, SD) –
Saturday, March 28, 2015 (Time TBD)
Music City Center
201 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
Hosted by Jennifer Harris
11th Annual International Kawasaki Disease Parent Symposium (IKDS)
For KD Parents only.
February 3-6, 2015
Hilton Hawaiian Village
Research studies available through the University of California, San Diego. See our research page for more information.
The collaboration described in this Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences paper was made possible because of the large bank of RNA, plasma, and serum that has been collected over the years from KD and febrile control patients at UCSD and …
AHA issues new recommendations for thrombosis in pediatric and congenital heart disease.
We are excited to announce that the KD Fund has merged with the KD Foundation. As many of you know, the two organizations have always shared a common mission--support children and families, increase awareness and raise funds for research. …