Primary choroidal dystrophies which affect the central macula are referred to as central areolar choroidal dystrophy
, posterior polar central choroidal dystrophy
, posterior polar annular dystrophy
, posterior polar hemispheric dystrophy
, and central and peripheral annular choroidal dystrophy
Biopharmaceutical company AMO Pharma Limited revealed on Thursday the receipt of the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) orphan drug designation for its investigational therapy in development AMO-02 for the treatment of congenital myotonic dystrophy
Key Words: Muscle dystrophy
, Dysmorphic face, Jaw muscle weakness.
The "Move a Mile for Muscles" walk was organised by Kate Cartwright of Aberdare, whose son Sonny, six, has the muscle wasting condition Becker muscular dystrophy
The footballer spent the afternoon with Jack, who has Duchenne muscular dystrophy
, as they watched Arsenal triumph 2-1 against Leicester City.
Keywords: Cornea, Corneal dystrophy
, Keratoplasty, Histology.
Keywords: myotonic dystrophy
, patient-centered care, photovoice, qualitative research
It also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic development for Muscular Dystrophy
and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
KEY WORDS: Becker muscular dystrophy
, dystrophin gene, exon, deletion
Dad George senior, mum Lilian and brother John have helped the 11-yearold campaign with the charity Muscular Dystrophy
UK for NHS England to make the drug widely available, since it became the first EU-approved drug for tackling Duchenne muscular dystrophy
This month NHS England is expected to make a decision on whether to fund Translarna, the first treatment developed for sufferers of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Abbi Bennett, aged six, suffers from Ullrich muscular dystrophy
, which affects one in a million people.
We intend to study the role of HDAC4 in muscular dystrophy
by characterizing mdx mice lacking HDAC4 in skeletal muscle.
This edition includes new tables; new imaging techniques like ultrasound biomicroscopy and optical coherence tomography; and new entities like familial anterior-segment dysgenesis syndrome, diffuse keratoconjunctival proliferation, and new corneal dystrophies like zipper cell endotheliopathy, Lisch dystrophy
, epithelial recurrent erosion dystrophy
, subepithelial mucinous corneal dystrophy
, and dystrophia Helsinglandica and dystrophia Smolandiendsis.
The Muscular Dystrophy
Campaign needs recruits for the annual Wirral Coastal Walk, which this year will see an estimated 4,000 walkers of all ages go the distance for charity on Sunday May 11.