- Alpha One Foundation
Nonprofit organization developed to promote research and provide information.
- Alpha1 National Association
- AlphaNet Online
- Wikipedia: Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
Hyperlinked overview including symptoms, pathophysiology, treatments, epidemiology, and associated diseases.
- MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
Disease information featuring causes, symptoms, exams and tests, and treatment of the genetic condition in which the liver does not make enough of a protein that protects the lungs and liver from damage.
- MedlinePlus: Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
Information resources about alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD), the inherited disorder that can cause lung disease in adults and liver disease in adults and children.
- MedicineNet: Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (A-1ATD)
Learn about Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency (A-1ATD), including its causes, symptoms and signs, as well as treatment.
- Alpha-1 Research Registry
Consists of individuals with Alpha-1 or a carrier phenotype willing to participate in research to promote the development of improved treatments and a cure.
- NHLBI: What Is Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency?
Explains the genetic condition that raises your risk for certain types of lung disease, especially if you smoke. From the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI).
- eMedicine: Alpha1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
Overview, diagnosis, causes, treatment, and medication for the inherited disorder, Alpha1-antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency.
- New York Times: Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
About the alpha-1 antitrypsin (AAT) deficiency, the condition passed down through families, including pathogenesis, clinical presentation, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
- WebMD: Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
Information and resources about the inherited lung and liver disease caused by the deficiency of a protein in the blood.
- Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
Information about alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency which damages the tiny air sacs (alveoli) in the lungs. From the Genetic Science Learning Center of the University of Utah.