Rare Diseases: Why the EU must ensure that rare diseases aren’t side-lined during the fight to overcome COVID-19


Maria da Graça Carvalho, Frédérique Ries, David Lega & Tomislav Sokol warn that the Coronavirus crisis has enhanced the vulnerability of people living with a rare disease.

Disease in a pandemic

With most health resources currently being channelled into the fight against COVID-19, we must ensure that rare diseases are not overlooked, writes Maria da Graça Carvalho (PT, EPP).