merosin-deficient CMD

posted on March 31, 2011 - 10:19am
Update (January 25, 2012): This story was updated to reflect the online availability of a CMD Family Guide.
posted on April 1, 2009 - 4:05pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 2
Recently published findings from two independent groups have suggested possible treatment pathways for the merosin-deficient and integrin-deficient forms of congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD). Doxycycline fights cell death and lessens disease severity in merosin-deficient mice

Two research teams treat CMD mice

posted on January 16, 2009 - 11:37am
Recently published findings from two independent groups have suggested possible treatment pathways for the merosin-deficient and integrin-deficient forms of congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD). Doxycycline fights cell death and lessens disease severity in merosin-deficient mice