Scientists have reversed symptoms of myotonic muscular dystrophy in mice by eliminating a buildup of toxic RNA in muscle cells. The work, carried out by scientists at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Genzyme, is published in the August 2 issue of Nature.

Promising step forward toward muscular dystrophy treatment: Symptoms reversed in mice

Scientists have reversed symptoms of myotonic muscular dystrophy in mice by eliminating a buildup of toxic RNA in muscle cells. The work, carried out by scientists at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Genzyme, is published in the August 2 issue of Nature.

Symptoms Of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Ameliorated By Tamoxifen- Pinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit http://ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins

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Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) or Muscular Dystrophy

Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) or Muscular Dystrophy

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