For patients with Alagille syndrome (ALGS), there is a need for noninvasive treatment options that target the root cause of cholestasis early in the course of disease.1,2
The goals of these treatments should be to1,2:
Reducethe accumulation of bile acids in the liver and bloodstream
Limitthe progression of liver disease
There is promising research underway for new treatment options. These may play a crucial role in reducing the symptoms of Alagille syndrome (ALGS).1
Significant scientific discovery for better treatments of ALGS could mean other children won’t have to suffer like my daughter. –Jazmyn R.