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M2 PHARMA-April 2, 2012-StemCells Inc's clinical trial in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher diseases shows preliminary evidence of Myelination(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
My sons have Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease also, and I usually put them to bed in just their underclothes with no blankets.
were injected directly into the brains of four young children with an early-onset, fatal form of a condition known as Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease (PMD).
The safety and clinical outcomes a year after transplantation, combined with durable radiological signals of myelin formation, provide objective evidence of a biological effect of HuCNS-SC transplantation that addresses the fundamental basis of the pathology in the brain of Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease (PMD) patients.
Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease (PMD) (9) and the allelic disorder spastic paraplegia type 2 (SPG2) are rare X-linked recessive dysmyelination disorders caused by sequence variations in the proteolipid protein 1 (PLP1) [10] gene (1-3).
S I have a 2-year-old son with Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease (a rare inherited disease of the central nervous system associated with progressive deterioration of the white matter of the brain).