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StemCells has also initiated at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Children's Hospital a Phase I trial of the HuCNS-SC cells in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease (PMD), a fatal myelination disorder that primarily afflicts children.
R Tina (September 2001) has 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) whose head sweats profusely at night, interrupting his sleep.
StemCells has also announced plans to initiate at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Children's Hospital a Phase I trial of its HuCNS-SC cells in Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease (PMD), a fatal myelination disorder that primarily affects young children.
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).