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Diabetes Research…

may help autoimmune muscle diseases Exciting new research may lead to the development of treatments for autoimmune disease which is good news for the approximately 6000 Australians affected by the muscle diseases myasthenia gravis, Guillain-Barre Syndrome and chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP). Diabetes researchers in San Francisco identified a distinctive type of immune cell called [...]

By | 2016-08-20T00:05:03+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Diabetes Research…


Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) What is Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP)? CIDP or chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy is a condition that affects the nervous system as a result of the immune system attacking it. It results in slowly progressive weakness and loss of feeling in the legs and arms. The symptoms are of a [...]

By | 2018-06-11T12:25:20+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on CIDP

Links to Specific Disorders

Comprehensive Information on Muscular Dystrophy, Neuromuscular Disorders and other contained within "The Home of MDA". Includes links to OMIM and other credible sources Muscular Dystrophies: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Duchenne MD & Becker MD Fact Sheet Duchenne MD OMIM overview Duchenne MD OMIM Dystrophin Becker MD OMIM overview DYSTROPHINOPATHIES: Duchenne DYSTROPHINOPATHIES: Becker CREATINE KINASE (CK) Levels [...]

By | 2018-06-01T03:48:24+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Links to Specific Disorders