Alnylam Assist: Screening for Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy (FAP) or Familial Amyloidotic Cardiomyopathy (FAC) in TTR Amyloidosis

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1 FREE Screening Program* Alnylam Assist: Screening for Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy (FAP) or Familial Amyloidotic Cardiomyopathy (FAC) in TTR Amyloidosis Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is committed to advancing the diagnosis and treatment of FAP and FAC. As part of our commitment, Alnylam is now sponsoring free third-party screening for patients who may carry a genetic mutation known to be associated with FAP or FAC. *Currently available only in the US.

2 FREE Screening Program* Why screen your patients for Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy (FAP) or Familial Amyloidotic Cardiomyopathy (FAC) FAP and FAC are an inherited genetic disorders caused by deposition of liverderived TTR amyloid in various tissues and organs. These progressive conditions remain significantly underdiagnosed and have limited treatment options. Diagnosing FAP and FAC can be a challenge. Patients often exhibit symptoms commonly associated with idiopathic polyneuropathies and/or heart failure. To promote accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment, Alnylam Assist offers free third-party screening for family members of patients diagnosed with FAP or FAC as well as for patients experiencing clinical signs and symptoms of these conditions. FAP symptoms experienced at disease onset FAC: Symptoms at Presentation (Patients %) Sensory symptoms Previous carpal tunnel syndrome 1 Loss of touch/pain 82% 35% Tingling/ pins and needles 80% Motor symptom Weakness 67% Sleep apnea syndrome 2 95% Conduction abnormalities 3a 68% Autonomic symptoms Constipation/diarrhea 55% Sexual dysfunction 53% 99% Essentially all patients present with some form of cardiomyopathy: 4 Heart failure signs and/or symptoms IVS >12 mm LV diastolic dysfunction Low voltage ECG a First assessment in THAOS registry IVS: interventricular septal thickness Source: Suanprasert N, et al. J Neurol Sci Longhi S, et al. Eur Soc Cardiol Congress 2014 (Abstract P6149); 2 Bodez D, et al. Eur Soc Cardiol Congress 2014 (Abstract P6543); 3 Coelho T, et al. Curr Med Res Opin 2013;29:63 76; 4 Connors LH, et al. Am Heart J 2009;158: *Currently available only in the US.

3 Alnylam Assist: Simple, Complimentary Screening Complete the included LabCorp account setup form Form for FAP or FAC testing is enclosed Complete LabCorp requisition form To be sent by LabCorp after account setup is completed. To ensure your practice or patient will not be billed, please use the requisition form sent by LabCorp only for the FAP or FAC Screening Program. Submit the requisition form to LabCorp Phone: Fax: Attention: Jill Hulford Take a 4 ml whole blood sample Use a standard 4.0 ml lavender-top (EDTA) tube Send the sample to LabCorp Shipping and specimen handling instructions are provided by LabCorp after account setup Receive your patient s results in 2-3 weeks Results will be faxed to your clinic For assistance with the LabCorp account setup form, contact LabCorp by calling For more information about FAP or FAC, contact Alnylam by calling Alnylam will not receive any personally identifiable patient information through this screening program.

4 Alnylam Assist represents an important step forward in providing patients and caregivers a tool for identifying a disease that is often underdiagnosed. For our patients who may not have the means to afford genetic screening, this free, third-party program will remove a major barrier to early diagnosis of this dreadful disease. For caregivers, this program represents progress towards implementing a management strategy potentially earlier in the disease process for our patients who suffer from this genetic disorder. Ola Akinboboye, MD, FACC Past President, Association of Black Cardiologists Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell Alnylam is a biopharmaceutical company developing a new class of innovative medicines. We have a core focus on therapeutics toward genetically defined targets for the treatment of serious, life-threatening diseases with limited treatment options for patients and their caregivers. Learn more about Alnylam s clinical trial of a potential new treatment for FAP or FAC. Visit or call for more information Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 300 Third Street Cambridge, MA USA

5 Alnylam Assist: Free Screening for Familial Amyloidotic Polyneuropathy (FAP) or Familial Amyloidotic Cardiomyopathy (FAC) * Your doctor believes you should be screened for familial amyloidotic polyneuropathy (FAP) or familial amyloidotic cardiomyopathy (FAC), an inherited genetic disease. Alnylam offers you this screening through an independent laboratory free of charge. Early diagnosis can assist patients with FAP or FAC in getting the help and support they need. How To Get Screened 1. Provide a blood sample Screening for FAP or FAC takes a small amount of blood. 2. Get your results from your doctor FAP or FAC screening results usually arrive in 2-3 weeks. If your results are positive When your results arrive, your doctor will tell you if you have a genetic mutation known to be associated with FAP or FAC. If you do, you are encouraged to discuss health care options with your doctor. If you need treatment, options may include drug therapy or participation in a clinical trial. To learn more about clinical trials for FAP or FAC, visit * Currently available only in the US. Alnylam will not receive any personally identifiable patient information through this screening program.

6 Account Setup Form Project Name: TTR Amyloidosis DNA Sequencing Testing Account Information: Practice Name: Practice Address: City: State: Zip: Contact Name (first, last): Contact Physician Name (first, last): NPI#: Practice Phone: Practice Fax: Number of Test Requisition Forms Needed: Your Alnylam Rep: Will you collect samples in your office: Yes No Please provide fax number where you would like to receive results: Autofax (provide fax number): Signature of person completing the form: ** All charges will be incurred by Alnylam** Please allow approximately 7-10 business days from receipt of a completed form for account setup. Please the completed form to or call at (919)

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