|Baroness Campbell 'disappointed' by media coverage of spinal muscular ...|
All three children had spinal muscular atrophy, a disease affecting the nerve cells which can be life-limiting in young children. Baroness Campbell, who has spinal muscular atrophy, said: “There has been a lot of email, Twitter and Facebook traffic ...
Surrey Comet - Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:00
|Isis: progress with spinal atrophy drug|
Infants with severe spinal muscular atrophy showed improvement in a Phase 2 clinical trial of a drug from Isis Pharmaceuticals, the Carlsbad biotech company said Friday. Infants given the medication ISIS-SMNRx are surviving longer than historical ...
U-T San Diego - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:37
|REFILE--Isis launches pivotal trial of drug for rare spine disorder|
Reuters - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 01:32
|Isis Pharmaceuticals Reports Data From ISIS-SMN Rx Phase 2 Studies in Infants ...|
CNNMoney - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 01:26
|ISIS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISIS) Reports Data from Phase 2 Studies of ...|
USMarketsDaily (blog) - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:48
|Isis rolls into Phase III with an orphan drug as it waits on Biogen|
FierceBiotech - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:48
|AveXis' Experimental Treatment for Spinal Muscular Atrophy Granted Orphan ...|
The orphan drug designation granted to ChariSMA by the FDA Office of Orphan Drug Products enables novel treatments in early stages of development with potential value in treating rare diseases to be eligible for several incentives outlined in the ...
BioNews Texas - Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:00
|Benefit for teen with spinal muscular atrophy|
Spinal muscular atrophy affects approximately one in every 6,000- 10,000 babies and it can strike anyone at any age, race or gender. One in every 40-50 Americans carries the gene that causes the disease, according to the Spinal Muscular Atrophy ...
The Daily News - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:09
|Isis Pharmaceuticals launches phase 3 study of treatment for spinal muscular ...|
Isis Pharmaceuticals launched a pivotal phase 3 trial of ISIS-SMNrx, an experimental treatment for spinal muscular atrophy, according to a Reuters report. Spinal muscular atrophy is a rare, genetic disease that causes severe muscle atrophy and weakness ...
Becker's Orthopedic & Spine - Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:45
|EMSA helps young boy with spinal muscular atrophy attend fair|
Luke Knapp, 3, takes in the petting zoo at the Tulsa State Fair in Tulsa, Okla. with his father Jeremy (left) on Friday, October 3, 2014. Luke, who has muscular dystrophy, was treated to a fair tour led by EMSA medics. MATT BARNARD/Tulsa World.
Tulsa World - Fri, 03 Oct 2014 21:18
|Naperville 'Big Ball' soccer tourney to fight spinal muscular disease|
Angie Lee, 15, of Naperville, sits behind a giant soccer ball that she and many of her friends from Metea Valley High School will use in the first Big Ball Soccer Tournament to raise money to cure SMA or spinal muscular atrophy, the disease Angie has ...
Chicago Daily Herald - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:30
|86yo starves to death in 'right-to-die' protest|
Baroness Campbell, who has degenerative spinal muscular atrophy, spoke during the House of Lords debate, claiming “this bill offers no comfort to me. It frightens me because in periods of greatest difficulty I know I might be tempted to use it. It only ...
RT - Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:28