Latest Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy Stories
Leading Duchenne Organization Continues to Certify Top Clinics Nationally HACKENSACK, N.J., Dec.
However, Less Than One-Third of Duchenne Patients Are in Subpopulations That Will Benefit From New Disease-Modifying Therapies, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON,
A preclinical study led by researchers at Children’s National Medical Center has found that a new oral drug shows early promise for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
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UC Davis Health System [ Watch The Video ] Jacob Rutt is a bright 11-year-old who likes to draw detailed maps in his spare time. But the budding geographer has a hard time with physical skills most children take for granted “ running and climbing trees are beyond him, and even walking can be difficult. He was diagnosed with a form of muscular dystrophy known as Duchenne when he was two years old. The disease affects about 1 in 3,500 newborns “ mostly boys...
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