POMC Deficiency Obesity
Information on POMC Deficiency on the National Institutes of Health website: Proopiomelanocortin Deficiency.
LEPR Deficiency Obesity
Information on LEPR Deficiency on the National Institutes of Health website: Leptin Receptor Deficiency.
Prader-Willi Syndrome

Foundation for Prader-Willi Research

The mission of FPWR is to eliminate the challenges of Prader-Willi syndrome through the advancement of research.

Prader-Willi Syndrome Association

PWSA provides support for individuals, families, professionals, and organizations and serves as a resource for education and information about Prader-Willi syndrome.

Rhythm is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing peptide therapeutics for the treatment of rare genetic deficiencies that result in life-threatening metabolic disorders.
This program is supported by Rhythm, a Boston-based biopharmaceutical company developing the MC4R peptide agonist, setmelanotide (RM-493), for obesity caused by genetic deficiencies in the MC4 pathway.
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