Patrons

Julia Ogilvy Julia Ogilvy is founder and chairman of ProjectScotland, a revolutionary national volunteering organization for 16 to 25- year-olds. She won a number of awards in her previous role as Managing Director of Hamilton and Inches, including Scottish Businesswoman of the Year, and was a finalist in the Veuve Clicquot Businesswoman of the Year…

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What is Tay-Sachs?

Tay-Sachs disease is a progressive neurological genetic disorder. It is named after Waren Tay (1843-1927), a British ophthalmologist who in 1881 described a patient with a cherry-red spot on the retina of the eye. It is also named after Bernard Sachs (1858-1944), a New York neurologist whose work several years later provided the first description…

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About Us

The Cure & Action for Tay-Sachs (CATS) Foundation supports families affected by Tay-Sachs by providing equipment, information and funding respite. The charity is dedicated to finding a treatment for the disease and funds the research into this directly – please read on to find out more about us.

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