Progress and Prospects in Lysosomal Disease
Supported by the Katie and Allie Buryk Fund at Mayo Clinic

Dr. Marc Patterson aims to bring attention to the individually rare, but collectively common genetic diseases, such as Lysosomal Disorders. This workshop will focus on the biology of lysosomes and their relevance and understand the current options for diagnosis and management of lysosomal diseases. This case based course will also explain the integrated resources available at Mayo Clinic for the diagnosis, management and research relating to people with lysosomal disorders.

Wednesday, October 11

  • 7:00 AM

    Registration Opens/Continental Breakfast

  • 8:00 AM


  • 8:15 AM

    Case Introduction: Reason for the Research

  • 8:30 AM

    Molecular Biology & Cell Biology of Lysosomes

  • 8:50 AM

    Case Resolution, Introduce Next Case

  • 9:10 AM

    Lysosomal Testing and Outcomes Measures

  • 9:30 AM

    Questions/Answers & Case Discussion

  • 9:45 AM

    Case Resolution

  • 10:00 AM


  • 10:30 AM

    Case Introduction

  • 10:45 AM

    Treatment for Lysosomal Diseases and Q&A

  • 11:15 AM

    Case Follow-up and additional Remarkable Cases

  • 11:50 AM

    Closing Comments

  • 12:00 PM


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