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A collection of news from around the Internet

News Feed: Tay-Sachs

Latest Tay Sachs Disease News and Research

News Feed: Sandhoff

Latest Sandhoff Disease News and Research

News Feed: Canavan Disease

Latest Canavan Disease (Leukodystrophies) News and Research
  • Human stem cells show promise against fatal children's diseases
    Scientists have used human stem cells to dramatically improve the condition of mice with a neurological condition similar to a set of diseases in children that are invariably fatal, according to an article in the June issue of the journal Cell Stem Cell.

News Feed: DNA Science

Genetics in context
  • Genetic Rescue of the Northern White Rhino
    People are taking eclectic approaches to saving rhinos from poachers. Tracking devices on the animals detect an increase in heart rate when danger approaches, like a FitBit wearer encountering a dog that’s sprung it’s invisible
  • New Treatment for Phenylketonuria (PKU) Clears Brain Fog
    In the 1959 novella Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes (and the 1968 film Charly), 32-year-old Charlie Gordon, a janitor at a New York City bakery, undergoes experimental surgery that has boosted the intelligence of a
  • Gene Therapy for Myotubular Myopathy: Early Signs of Success!
    Parents cherish developmental milestones, from a newborn’s grip of an offered finger; to an infant’s holding her head up the first time; to rolling over, creeping, and crawling; then to standing, cruising, and finally walking.

News Feed: Gangliosidosis-1

Latest Gangliosidosis News and Research

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