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08:18 EDT 19th April 2014 | BioPortfolio

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Boston Scientific

Boston Scientific is a global medical device company, the 8th largest (based on annual sales, which were over $8 billion in 2010). It is the world's second largest maker of heart devices; prod...

Huntington's Disease

Huntington's disease is a hereditary disease caused by a defect in a single gene on Chromosome 4 that is inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. The defect causes a part of DNA, called a CAG...

Middle East

The Middle East has a wealth of biotechnology companies and is an important player in the global biotechnology industry. Following a World Summit on the Information Society, Arab countries are str...

Vitamin B6

Vitamin B6 is a water-soluble vitamin that exists in three major chemical forms: pyridoxine, pyridoxal, and pyridoxamine. It is commenly used in the body as a co-enzyme, and thus regulates many of t...

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[Seminar] Rickets

Rickets, historically referred to as “the English disease”, is common worldwide. Absence of phosphate at the growth plate and mineralising bone surfaces due to inadequate vitamin D supply either f...

Clinical trial assesses anti-FGF23 for treating X-linked hypophosphatemia

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a heritable form of rickets that results from mutations in the gene encoding the phosphate regulating endopeptidase (PHEX). Unlike diet-associated forms of rickets,...

Enobia Pharma

Enobia develops therapies to treat serious genetic bone disorders for which there are no approved treatments. Our lead product, ENB-0040 (human recombinant tissue non-specific alkaline phosphatase), i...

Dystonia Europe, EPDA partner with Boston Scientific

Dystonia Europe (DE) and the European Parkinson's Disease Association (EPDA) are collaborating with Boston Scientific, a global medical technology provider. The aim of these partnerships is to increas...

Metabolites' role in understanding disease emphasized

Over-reliance on genetic-centered approaches in predicting, diagnosing and treating disease will lead to few future scientific breakthroughs, cautioned a researcher who co-authored an article that adv...

Depression a risk for heart disease

An extensive review of scientific literature indicates that depression should be added to the list of risk factors associated with heart disease. Others include obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure...

Vitamin and mineral supplements for healthy individuals don’t work

When I was in medical school, our nutrition researchers taught us that vitamins didn’t do much good and only made expensive urine (where the water soluble ones end up).  We did learn about the...

Celiac disease linked to increased risk of coronary artery disease

(American College of Cardiology) People with celiac disease may have a near two-fold increased risk of coronary artery disease compared with the general population, according to research to be presen...

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Hereditary Rickets. How Genetic Alterations Explain the Biochemical and Clinical Phenotypes.

The reemergence of vitamin D deficiency in the industrialized countries resurrects the "threat" of nutritional rickets, especially among pediatric populations, a fact that may lead to underdiagnosis o...

Lamellar ichthyosis with rickets.

Lamellar ichthyosis (LI) is a rare genetic disorder with autosomal recessive inheritance. It is equally seen in both sexes and usually manifests at birth. The child presents as a collodion baby. The e...

Vitamin D Deficiency Rickets in an Adolescent With Severe Atopic Dermatitis.

Atopic dermatitis (AD) affects 10% to 20% of children worldwide. Its severity may be inversely correlated with 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) levels. Although low levels of vitamin D (VD) can cause ricke...

Dilated cardiomyopathy secondary to rickets-related hypocalcaemia: eight case reports and a review of the literature.

Introduction: Dilated cardiomyopathy is usually idiopathic and may arise secondary to infections or metabolic or genetic causes. Another rare cause is hypocalcaemia. Owing to the fact that calcium pla...

Successful Medical Therapy for Hypophosphatemic Rickets due to Mitochondrial Complex I Deficiency Induced de Toni-Debré-Fanconi Syndrome.

Primary de Toni-Debré-Fanconi syndrome is a non-FGF23-mediated hypophosphatemic disorder due to a primary defect in renal proximal tubule cell function resulting in hyperphosphaturia, renal tubular a...

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