/Tag: Congenital

Clinical trial for Congenital MD

Swiss pharmaceutical company Santhera has announced that it will soon start a clinical trial of a drug called omigapil in children with congenital muscular dystrophy (CMD). The study (called CALLISTO) will take place in the USA and will assess the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of omigapil. Pharmacokinetics involves measuring how much of the drug reaches [...]

By | 2016-08-20T17:13:05+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Clinical trial for Congenital MD

Translations – Vietnamese

Vietnamese The following information has been translated into Vietnamese: Duchenne MD Congenital Myotonic Dystrophy

By | 2018-06-13T15:38:50+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Translations – Vietnamese

Benign Congenital Hypotonia

Benign Congenital Hypotonia What is benign congenital hypotonia? Benign congenital hypotonia (BCH) is a nonprogressive neuromuscular disorder that is present at birth. Congenital hypotonia is a medical term used to refer to poor muscle tone that's present at birth (congenital). It's not a disease but a sign of an underlying problem. Causes include central nervous [...]

By | 2018-06-11T14:00:23+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on Benign Congenital Hypotonia