HUM-MOLGEN DIAGnostics/Clinical Research

20 May 1997

I am trying to obtain Vitamin E for intramuscular injection for a patient with abetalipoproteinemia. Can anyone give me a source for this? Our pharmacy and purchasing departments can't locate a source in the USA.

Also, is anyone aware of any trials of gene therapy for abetalipoproteinemia?

Chris Friedrich, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Medical Genetics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
(215) 662-4740
email: cfriedri@MAIL.MED.UPENN.EDU