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Biomarkers in CMT2A patients

A new research project is underway, supported by our association and carried out by the team of Professor Stefania Corti of the Dino Ferrari Centre/University of Milan (Doctors Rizzo, Abati and Anastasia). The project aims to detect in the blood of patients with CMT2A (or other pathologies due to mutation

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Interview with Professor Comi, Director of the “Dino Ferrari Centre”

🎙️On the occasion of Rare Disease Day, which was celebrated on 29 February (“a day of a leap year, rare as the diseases we are talking about”), Professor Comi, Director of the “Dino Ferrari Centre” gave an interesting interview about rare diseases (likeCMT2A) which is, to us, like a ray of sunshine warming our

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CM2A: identification of a potential therapeutic approach

Before the end of the year, a very important news was given to you: the scientific journal “Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences” published the study carried out by Dr Rizzo together with the team directed by Prof.ssa Corti of the Dino Ferrari Centre/University of Milan. Combined RNA interference and gene

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1st European Conference of CMT

The CMT (also known as HMSN) was first described 140 years ago by French professor Jean-Martin Charcot, along with his student Pierre Marie de l’Hôpital de la Salpêtrière in Paris and Howard Henry Tooth. Charcot Marie Tooth is a rare disease, but not much. It affects 1 person per 2500

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What is CMT2A – Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Type 2A

What is Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease? Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) is a group of rare genetic disorders that affect the peripheral nerves, which are responsible for transmitting signals between the brain and the rest of the body, including the arms, hands, legs, and feet.1-3  CMT is characterized by muscle weakness and wasting, particularly

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