• European Study Group on Lysosomal Diseases
    Promoting collaboration and exchange
  • Research areas
    To study lysosomal storage diseases and cell biology
  • An organisation of 90 research groups
    With scientists from over 22 European countries
  • Events & Meetings
    Encouraging closer contact and collaboration

The ESGLD promotes collaboration and exchange between European research groups in laboratory and clinical disciplines which are interested in lysosomal storage diseases.

The Study Group was founded in 1978 as a small informal group of scientists and has grown to become an organisation of over 90 groupsĀ from 22 European countries including laboratories as well as diagnostic and clinical groups.

Apply for a Visiting Scholarship

The Study Group supports travel expenses within Europe to promote exchange of techniques and personnel among member laboratories.
Scholarship Application

Join the ESGLD

Collaborate with over 90 research, diagnostic and clinical groups and get access to biennial work shops and graduate courses by becoming a member of the ESGLD.