Year: 2020

Centro Dino Ferrari

An important update to our research project on CMT2A

Despite all, the research did not stop. And never will. Our Scientific Committee devoted some of the recent months’ work to the review and study of the literature on currently available animal models of the pathology, in order to identify disease markers essential to assess the effectiveness of our therapy.

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charcot-marie-tooth 2A

Latest scientific studies on Pubmed about CMT2A

We would like 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 website in the Resources section. SAUDI ARABIA We report a research carried out in Saudi Arabia,

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy type 2A

EURORDIS open letter to politicians: Recommendations to protect people suffering from a rare disease during the COVID-19 pandemic

EURORDIS, the voice of rare patients in Europe, has written an open letter to politicians containing some recommendations to follow in order to protect those suffering from a rare disease (over 300 million people worldwide) during the COVID-19 pandemic . “To leave no one behind in this pandemic”, especially those who are among

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Did you also wonder if Covid19 can be transmitted via food? We did.

No cases of Coronavirus transmission via food have been described yet; but, as the popular Italian virologist Burioni says, there is no such thing as “zero risk” in medicine. So we cannot answer the question for sure, but, therefore, we can certainly say that the risk of infection through the

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Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy type 2A

Latest scientific studies on Pubmed about CMT2A

In this article we propose the reading of scientific studies which come from China. Genetic spectrum and clinical profiles in a southeast Chinese cohort of Charcot‐Marie‐Tooth disease. In the first one, a cohort of 150 patients unrelated with CMT from the South-East of China has been studied. Scientists found 19 new

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MoNaLisa , the high-resolution microscope which will observe mitochondria in a way never seen before

MoNaLisa ( Molecular Nanoscale imaging with Live Sectioning Ability ) is a high-resolution microscope invented by Ilaria Testa, an Italian physics from Genoa who works in Stockholm at ScilifeLab (Science for Life Laboratory). Just to be clear, ScilifeLab is “one of the biggest research laboratories in molecular biology in Europe at the forefront leader in

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