|Stephen Clark's fight for his granddaughter: The battle against spinal ...|
(WXYZ) - Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is the number one genetic killer of children. There is no cure, no treatment and very little public awareness of the disease. 7 Action News anchor Stephen Clark is out to change that. He's on a very personal ...
WXYZ - Thu, 07 May 2015 16:32
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SMA News Today - Thu, 07 May 2015 13:31
|Three Cases of Spinal Muscular Atrophy Associated With Progressive Myoclonic ...|
SMA is a rare, devastating motor neuron disease and one of the leading genetic causes of pediatric mortality, occurring in approximately 1 in every 6,000 to 10,000 newborns. It is characterized by the degeneration of nerves controlling muscles and ...
SMA News Today - Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:30
|'Husband for sale' helps raise more than $10000 for child with spinal muscular ...|
The disease breaks down muscles until they can't be used anymore and is the number one genetic killer of infants. Myers says she's grateful the Facebook post became so popular, even though she thought it was just a joke at first. "I thought it was ...
WPTV.com - Mon, 18 May 2015 15:07
|Video: Stephen Clark's Granddaughter Battles Spinal Muscular Atrophy|
He's talking about donations and support in battling the childhood disease, spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), the number one genetic killer of children. There is no cure, no treatment and very little public awareness of the disease. He reports on his ...
Deadline Detroit - Tue, 12 May 2015 05:11
|Laulima: Family of infant with spinal muscular atrophy receives generous donation|
It was a beautiful day for Nawai's Family Fun Day fundraiser in Hilo on Saturday. In April, KHON introduced you to 7-month-old Nawai Irie and her family. Doctors say Nawai has spinal muscular atrophy and her life expectancy is probably two years. Nawai ...
KHON2 - Sun, 10 May 2015 01:26
|Secaucus family's tragedy sparks meatball fundraiser to fight spinal muscular ...|
Daniel Cevallos was only 7 months old when he died in 2009 from complications of spinal muscular atrophy, a motor neuron disease that is the No. 1 genetic cause of death for children under the age of two. "I knew my son wasn't okay," said Paulina ...
NJ.com - Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:09
|Move a mile for Michaela: Co Down woman's appeal for people to join her on ...|
Belfast Live - Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:33
|Impaired Muscle Mitochondrial Biogenesis, Myogenesis Behind Spinal Muscular ...|
... regulation of myogenesis and a downregulated mitochondrial biogenesis contribute to pathologic changes in the muscle of patients afflicted with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), recommending that therapeutic strategies aim at counteracting these changes.
HCPLive - Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:56
|Droplet Digital PCR PrimePCR Assay Kits for Spinal Muscular Atrophy Research|
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. announced the launch of two PrimePCR Assay Kits for Droplet Digital PCR (ddPCR) (ddPCR). This release expands Bio-Rad's offering of predesigned, fully wet-lab validated assays with kits for SMN1 and SMN2 copy number ...
Bioscience Technology - Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:00