|TATA car boot sale raises £705 for Dave Flood's fundraising challenge|
TATA Chemicals Europe employee Dave Flood had a major clear-out to help raise more than £700 for a charity close to his heart. Dave's niece Sophia Flood was diagnosed with Cockayne syndrome, a rare degenerative disorder, last year, and has been ...
Northwich Guardian - Tue, 06 Oct 2015 06:07
|'20 Going On 80'|
Doctors had told Sean, 44, and his 38-year-old wife, Kasie, that their daughters were likely the only two people in the world with both Cockayne Syndrome and TTD. That meant Alex and Zoe's bodies were going backward while simultaneously barreling ...
The Herald - Sat, 03 Oct 2015 02:56
|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
|Toys boost for Wirral charity Amy & Friends|
The organisation has raised money for medical research which has resulted in the ground-breaking identification of the carrier gene to enable the siblings of victims to be tested for Cockayne Syndrome. The fun day was organised by Elizabeth Taylor, who ...
Wirral Globe - Mon, 14 Sep 2015 05:36
|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
|Premier Biomedical, Inc. Accomplishments and Recent News|
The initial disease target is breast cancer, however, we believe this same methodology can also be applied in the future to treating other forms of cancer, Leukemia, Muscular Dystrophy, Cockayne Syndrome, Neurofibromatosis, Fibromyalgia, and ...
Business Wire (press release) - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 05:00
|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