|Mum and daughter Marianne and Hannah Smith diagnosed with chromosome deletion ...|
Doctors have finally been able to tell Marianne Smith, and her daughter, Hannah, 11, they have a chromosome deletion disorder. However, it so rare it does not have a name. The condition means both have suffered from heart problems. Hannah had to be ...
Gazette - Mon, 04 Apr 2016 11:14
|Girl with life-threatening illnesses becomes dolphin trainer for a day|
Eight-year-old Mikaylah Alcivar is battling a series of potentially life-threatening illnesses including mild cerebral palsy, a chromosome 15 deletion, and t-cell abnormality, which weakens her immune system. “She also was recently diagnosed with ...
fox5sandiego.com - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:00
|Rapid cloning of disease-resistance genes in plants using mutagenesis and ...|
These latter two contigs were both from the Sr33 gene and identified the previously characterized Sr33 point mutations and deletion mutations (which spanned both contigs), verifying the efficacy of this method to identify causative mutations in a ...
Nature.com - Mon, 25 Apr 2016 07:48
|FDA approves new drug for chronic lymphocytic leukemia in patients with a ...|
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Venclexta (venetoclax) for the treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who have a chromosomal abnormality called 17p deletion and who have been treated with at least one prior ...
FDA.gov - Mon, 11 Apr 2016 09:07
|FDA approves Venclexta for previously treated CLL with 17p deletion|
Healio - Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:46
|FDA Approves Venclexta for Certain CLL in Patients|
Pharmacy Practice News - Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:33
|Venclexta Wins FDA Nod for CLL With Specific Chromosomal Abnormality|
Managed Care magazine - Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:26
|FDA approves new drug for CLL|
Pharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com - Tue, 12 Apr 2016 05:56
|FDA approves drug for tough-to-treat type of leukemia|
Chicago Tribune - Mon, 11 Apr 2016 17:00
|RERE gene mutations result in features similar to 1p36 deletion syndrome|
"One of the big surprises of our paper is that just one gene can cause many of the problems observed when the tip of chromosome 1 is deleted," said Scott. "We anticipate that this finding will be of particular interest to the parents in the 1p36 ...
Science Daily - Sun, 17 Apr 2016 05:22
|Why AbbVie Earnings Failed to Impress Investors|
At the same time, the company received accelerated FDA approval of Venclexta (venetoclax) for patients with relapsed/refractory (R/R) CLL with chromosome 17p deletion. Separately, AbbVie announced that it received a Committee for Medicinal Products for ...
24/7 Wall St. - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:07
|AbbVie Reports First-Quarter 2016 Financial Results|
PR Newswire (press release) - Thu, 28 Apr 2016 04:15
|Fundraisers for Angus girl Jet|
Amanda and Claire Ritchie are putting on the events at the Anchor Bar in Montrose to raise funds for eight-year-old Jet, who lives in Brechin. Jet, who attends Lochside Primary in Montrose, has a condition called Micro-deletion of Long Arm Chromosome ...
Brechin Advertiser - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:30
|Dad to walk 100 miles with no sleep for disabled daughter|
In Neave's case, it is caused by a deletion on the 15th chromosome. As well as developmental delays and poor speech and motor skills, more than 80 per cent with the condition develop epilepsy. Neave's mum Heather, 32, said: “Neave is very loving with ...
Shoreham Herald - Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:26