Year: 2019

charcot-marie-tooth 2A

CMT2A: recent interesting scientific studies published on Pubmed

We would like to bring some scientific studies about CMT2A we recently found on Pubmed to your attention. We divided them by country as we usually do on our website, in the section Resources, where you can find a large literature about Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 2A.  Severe cognitive impairment in a patient with CMT2A. Tomaselli PJ, Kapoor M, Cortese A, Polke JM,

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charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

The importance of Extra Virgin Olive Oil in the diet

A good oil is both a matter of taste and health. Do you know that one of the substances contained in the EVO, the so-called “oleocantale“, behaves in much the same way as the active substance of certain anti-inflammatory drugs? Indeed, the oleocantale is a polyphenolic compound which has analgesic

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy type 2A

CMT2A: recent scientific studies published in Pubmed

In this article we propose the reading of scientific studies that come from the United States. The first one is a study about two US families with a new late-onset mutation: L ate onset CMT2A in a Family with an MFN2 Variant: c.2222T> G (p.Leu741Trp). The second is a study on

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charcot-marie-tooth 2A

CMT2A and mithocondria: an important scientific study from USA

We wish to share this important American scientific study, whose results have been published on Science in April 2018, speaking about identification of a molecule that, by targeting the Mitofusin protein, is able to restore mitochondrial functions in mouse models of CMT2A.  Thanks to the dear Sonia Lauth of CMT

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charcot-marie-tooth 2A

CMT2A: recent scientific studies published in Pubmed

We wish to share with you the latest scientific studies on CMT2A we recently found on Pubmed. As usual, we have divided the publications by country, respecting the classification we use on our portal  website  in the section  Resources . USA  – This study, conducted at the Feinberg School of Medicine of the University of Chicago,

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AFM-Téléthon

Mitochondrial CMT and AFM Téléthon meeting in Paris

Our dear Sonia Lauth, member of the partner association CMT France, reported the important meeting organised by AFM Téléthon which will be held in Paris on 26 Septembre 2018. The subject of the meeting will be mitochondrial CMT and in particular many of the CMT2A aspects will be discussing by some of

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Bando progetti Telethon 2019

Telethon funds our scientific research project on CMT2A

Professor Stefania Corti, together with our research project on CMT2A, has been selected by a medical-scientific commission composed of 30 international scientists from all over the world as deserving of funding within the 2019 call for projects of the Telethon Foundation. THANKS to her, to the whole team and Telethon.

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First European CMT Federation General Assembly

The first ECMT Federation general Assembly has been held last June, the 22nd in Genoa. Our Luisa Perrero Porzio took part of it on behalf of the Mitofusin 2 Project association. “It was nice meeting founder friends and, at the the same time, welcoming the newcomers like AICMT, CMT Austria

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