The AGSD-UK provides support and help for individuals and families affected by Glycogen Storage Disease (GSD). It does this by putting people in contact, providing information, issuing Newsletters and holding Conferences and Workshops. Find out more about us and what we do by exploring the menus above or using the site map.
Glycogen is a stored form of glucose, which is used as a fuel for energy. Glycogen Storage Disease occurs when there is an absence or deficiency of an enzyme needed to produce or break down glycogen. GSD primarily affects the liver and/or the muscles.
Association for Glycogen Storage Disease (UK) LimitedRegistered Charity No 1132271