CMT gene

posted on July 1, 2004 - 4:26pm
Vitamin C aids CMT1A mice High doses of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) can improve or stabilize motor function in mice with a particular form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease, say researchers in France, who published their results in the April issue of Nature Medicine.

From clear-cut endings to complex beginnings

posted on February 1, 2001 - 10:00am
"Clinical medicine is first and foremost the study of the difficult aspects and complexities of diseases. When a patient calls on you, he is under no obligation to have a simple disease just to please you." — Jean-Martin Charcot in a lecture to medical students, 1887