dystrophy

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Epithelial dystrophies can be observed in direct light, while stromal dystrophies can be identified using an optic section.
The last major section of the book deals with protocols for testing the protein products of several of the dystrophies described earlier.
How the mutations cause this growth remains a mystery, but it occurs more often in SFD patients than in those with other macular dystrophies.
The Muscular Dystrophy Campaign has supported our work for many years and was also instrumental in allowing us to develop new diagnostic tests for muscular dystrophies in the past.
Researchers last week reported the discovery of a protein whose absence triggers the onset of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), the most common and devastating of the muscular dystrophies.
It could have broad ranging applications in muscular dystrophies, cancer treatment induced muscle wasting and age related muscle wasting.
25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a Congressional hearing today in Washington, the Muscular Dystrophy Association's (MDA) chief executive briefed legislators on the enormous impact of the MD-CARE Act passed in 2001 and implored lawmakers to reauthorize this crucial legislation on behalf of the 100,000 Americans with muscular dystrophies.
Furthermore, if his project is successful, we will have insight into new compounds that may protect muscle in muscular dystrophies and have developed a successful partnership with industry to bring them forward.
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