Build Wealth Through Knowledge Question Title * 1. By which animal are rare disease communities that do not yet have any cures designated for them represented ? A snake coiled around the Rod of Aesclepius. A black-and-white zebra. A green frog. OK Question Title * 2. A rare disease is... Mostly genetic and thus presented throughout the person's entire life. Any disease that affects a large percentage of the population. Any disease that affects more than 1 in 2,000 people, according to the EU and a condition that affects more than 200,000 people in the US. OK Question Title * 3. What does LCA abbreviation in inherited retinal degenerative diseases mean? Life Cycle Assessment. Large Civil Aircraft. Leber's Congenital Amaurosis. OK Question Title * 4. These genetic conditions that are not rare Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Cystic Fibrosis. Down syndrome. OK Question Title * 5. Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) is... A mitochondrially inherited (transmitted from mother to offspring) degeneration of retinal ganglion cells. A severe retinal dystrophy caused by mutations in the CEP290 gene. A severe retinal dystrophy the same as Leber's Congenital Amaurosis. OK Question Title * 6. World Rare Disease Day is an annual observance to raise awareness for 400 million people affected by rare disease globally and it takes place on... Rare Disease Day takes place on the 4th of July each year. Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year. Rare Disease Day takes place on the 1st of January each year. OK Question Title * 7. Leber congenital amaurosis (LCA) is an eye disorder that primarily affects The retina, a tissue at the back of the eye that detects light and color. The lens, a transparent biconvex structure in the eye that, along with the cornea, refracts light to be focused on the retina. The iris, responsible for regulating the amount of light that gets into the eye. OK Question Title * 8. She was born on June 27, 1880, in Tuscumbia, Alabama. An American educator, advocate for the blind and deaf. Her first book was titled "The story ofmy life". Her name is... Helen Keller Helen Sharman Anne Sullivan OK Question Title * 9. It takes nearly 5 years for a rare disease to be correctly diagnosed, on average. Diagnosis of rare diseases is challenging because of... Extensive knowledge of rare diseases, easily available to the doctors and the patients. Limited accessibility to genetic testing, high costs. Too many doctors specializing in the rare diseases. OK READY TO FIND OUT YOUR RESULTS ?!