A new Muscular Dystrophy UK report has revealed that thousands of people with muscular dystrophy are going without access to physiotherapy, despite the therapy being central to the management of their...
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On Thursday, Trailblazers Campaigns Officer Lauren West went to the Ritz for her 25th birthday Afternoon Tea treat. Find out how she found the experience >> qoo.ly/a3rmm. ... See MoreSee Less
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PTC Therapeutics have announced that they will be conducting a phase II clinical trial testing Translarna in 12 boys aged between 2-4 years who have Duchenne muscular dystrophy caused by a nonsense mutation. Unfortunately the study is only going to be held at centres in the US.
Translarna currently has conditional approval in Europe for treating boys aged 5 and over; this small-scale study marks the first step in the process of broadening this licence to include younger boys.
The pharmaceutical company, Acceleron, recently announced the results of its phase I clinical trial testing ACE-083 in healthy people. ACE-083 is an investigational protein therapeutic that binds and ...
“Muscle-wasting conditions can be extremely difficult to explain. These fantastic factsheets provide valuable, easy to understand and vital information about the myriad forms of Spinal muscular atrophy. They are a great resource for patients, parents, carers and medical professionals alike.” - James Lee who has spinal muscular atrophy.
Muscular Dystrophy and SMA Support UK have produced a new factsheet on SMA type 4 which is now available. >> qoo.ly/a39ps. ... See MoreSee Less