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Foundation for Prader-Willi Research

a/k/a: FPWR

Address

5455 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 2020
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Phone

760-536-3027

Fax

888-559-4105

Email Address

info@fpwr.org

Chapters

1

Website

http://www.fpwr.org

The Prader-Willi syndrome is a genetic disorder that typically causes low muscle tone, short stature, incomplete sexual development, cognitive disabilities, behavior problems, and a chronic hunger that can lead to excessive eating and life-threatening obesity. The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research is a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering a better understanding of the causes of Prader-Willi syndrome through the financial support of reesarch. It was founded and is maintained by parents and other relatives of persons with the syndrome.

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