|Premier Biomedical, Inc. Files Patent Application on Cockayne Syndrome ...|
Cockayne Syndrome (CS) is a rare and devastating neurodegenerative disorder characterized by slow growth, premature aging (progeria), shortened lifespan, moderately to severely inhibited neurological development, hearing loss, eye ...
Business Wire (press release) - Thu, 20 Aug 2015 09:41
|Scientists uncover role of HTRA3 protease in Cockayne syndrome|
Scientists from the Institut Pasteur and CNRS, in collaboration with scientists from the Institut Gustave Roussy and CEA, have succeeded in restoring normal activity in cells isolated from patients with the premature aging disease Cockayne syndrome.
News-Medical.net - Fri, 22 May 2015 07:53
|Premature aging: Scientists identify and correct defects in diseased cells|
Medical Xpress - Thu, 21 May 2015 10:05
|With daughter rapidly aging, Maryland Jewish family finds joy in moment|
Because she was born with a rare disorder called Cockayne syndrome, she is aging much faster than others. She may suffer from hearing loss and cataracts when she is still a child. While her life expectancy is difficult to determine, given how few ...
Cleveland Jewish News - Thu, 13 Aug 2015 09:03
|Researchers Identify and Correct Mutation Defects in Premature Aging Disease ...|
Cockayne syndrome (CS) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by photosensitivity, severe neurological and developmental defects, and dramatically precocious aging. Premature aging was once thought to be a process associated with this disease and ...
Mitochondrial Disease News - Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:36
|Community rallies round to help Chloe and Ella relax and play in new sensory ...|
Both girls have Cockayne Syndrome – a premature ageing condition which will eventually cause the girls to lose their hearing and sight. Share article. Mum Jodie Barden, who also has son Alex, four, says the garden will be "invaluable" as the girls ...
Braintree and Witham Times - Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:45
|Results from First Human Clinical Study Demonstrate ChromaDex's NIAGEN(R ...|
... collaboration with ChromaDex published in November 2014 indicated that NR was effective at restoring NAD+ levels in mitochondria and rescuing phenotypes associated with a devastating accelerated aging disease known as Cockayne Syndrome (CS).
CNNMoney - Wed, 12 Aug 2015 03:30
|Witham sisters with life-ending Cockayne Syndrome are being helped by hero ...|
Jodie Barden, 28, of Speedwell Close, Witham, is the mother of eight-year-old Ella and one-year-old Chloe, who both suffer from Cockayne Syndrome and have a life expectancy of 12. The former graphic designer, who is now the girls' full-time carer, is ...
Essex Chronicle - Fri, 03 Apr 2015 22:03
|'Gump' just keeps on running to raise cash in boy's memory|
A REAL-LIFE Forrest Gump is hoping he can encourage others to run with him as he takes on his latest challenge. Bicester's Ewan Gordon will line up at the Oxford Vitality Half Marathon in October, raising funds for Oxford hospice Helen & Douglas House ...
Oxford Mail - Wed, 05 Aug 2015 23:40