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The exact prevalence of WHIM syndrome is unknown, however, in the United States alone there are between 15,000 and 100,000 patients classified as having a primary immunodeficiency disease of unknown origin - of which WHIM syndrome is one.
In October 2018, mavorixafor was granted ODD for the treatment of WHIM syndrome by the US Food and Drug Administration.
Sadly, many of our legislators, contrary to their protestations, show utter disregard for the welfare of our children, basing their decisions solely on their whims and caprices.
WHIM syndrome is a primary immunodeficiency disorder characterized by panleukopenia and caused by autosomal dominant gain-of-function mutations in CXC chemokine receptor 4 (CXCR4).
The product is an oral and small molecule inhibitor of CXCR4 being developed for use as a life-long treatment for patients with WHIM syndrome and other primary genetic immunodeficiencies.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the blame for lack of progress in the settlement talks was due to the "whims" of Greek Cypriots.
Taking cars off the streets is top of the agenda for Whim founder Sampo Hietanen - and Mayor Andy Street who backed the initiative.
Whim already operates successfully in its home town of Helsinki where it has 20,000 registered users.
Mr Hietaanen continued: "The West Midlands is a great place for us to launch Whim for the first time outside Finland.
"Whim will change the way we move forever," says Sampo Hietanen, the CEO and Founder of MaaS Global, the Finnish startup behind Whim, and the father of the MaaS concept.
But then comes the whim. The whim catches me when I'm tired, fed up, vulnerable, and it overwhelms me.