Post Profile






Curing Inherited Disease by Running a Stop Sign

A study by scientists at UMass Medical School and UAB provides insight into the mechanism of action of the drug ataluren, which is showing promise in treating Duchenne muscular dystrophy and cystic fibrosis.
read more

share

Related Posts


Summit and Sarepta to collaborate on muscular dystrophy drug

Health : Reuters: Health

(Reuters) - Drugmaker Sarepta Therapeutics Inc has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Britain's Summit Therapeutics Plc to develop drugs to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), the companies said on Tuesday.

Scientists Find Drug That May Help Fight Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Health : Newswise Medical News

Drugs are currently being tested that show promise in treating patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), an inherited disease that affects about one in 3,600 boys and results in muscle degeneration and, eventually, death.

UCLA Scientists Find Drug That May Help Advance The Battle Against Deadly Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Health : Medical News Today

This Science is Personal: Husband and Wife Research Team has Son with the Disease Drugs are currently being tested that show promise in treating patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), an inherited disease that affects abou...

Doubts cast on the molecular mechanism of 'read-through' drug PTC124/Ataluren

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

A drug developed to treat genetic diseases such as Duchenne muscular dystrophy and cystic fibrosis may need a radical rethink. In a new study published on 25 June in the open access journal PLOS Biology, researchers question the mec...

Curing inherited disease by running a stop sign

Academics / Chemistry : EurekAlert: Chemistry

(University of Alabama at Birmingham) A study published today by scientists at University of Massachusetts Medical School and the University of Alabama at Birmingham provides insight into the mechanism of action of the drug ataluren...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC