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    Through your donation you can help to secure the operation of the EB House Austria and support research on the way to a cure for Epidermolysis Bullosa. The EB House Austria is financed completely by DEBRA Austria, the patient organisation for Butterfly Children.

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Donation Account: IBAN AT02 2011 1800 8018 1100, BIC GIBAATWWXXX, DEBRA Austria, Am Heumarkt 27/1, 1030 Vienna

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Chances of Finding a Cure

Members of the EB House Research Team

A cure is possible

Is there a cure for Epidermolysis bullosa (EB)? Patients, doctors and scientists are firmly convinced that curing EB will be possible.

Even though a causal treatment of EB is not yet in sight, therapeutic approaches and various measures to ease the pain are on the horizon in the foreseeable future. Therefore, scientists are doing their utmost to make the dream of all those with EB come true in the near future: a life without blisters, pain and formidable limitations.

Research is the key

The most recent developments in EB research have been very encouraging. Our experts at the EB House Austria and a number of international research groups are working on various therapeutic approaches: gene therapy, cell therapy, protein therapy, wound healing, skin cancer prevention, etc. These researchers are highly motivated and share a common goal: to find a cure for those who live with EB.

Without donations, none of these research activities would be possible.