What is CLN2 disease?

CLN2 disease is a rare genetic disorder that affects children.1,2 Through ongoing research, doctors have made important discoveries that are helping us understand why this disease happens.

How can I provide the best care for my child?

Recent findings from medical experts in CLN2 disease have shown that there are several key ways in which we can make a positive impact in the lives of children with CLN2 disease.

How can I connect with others?

Families affected by CLN2 disease can connect with a growing community of support and advocacy groups for CLN2 and Batten disease.

Key sources
  1. Kohlschütter A, Schulz A. CLN2 disease (classic late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis). Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2016;13 (Suppl 1):682-688.
  2. Mole SE, Williams RE. Neuronal ceroid-lipofuscinoses. 2001 Oct 10 [Updated 2013 Aug 1]. In: Pagon RA, et al, eds. GeneReviews®.