Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease (CMT) is a family of inherited disorders of the peripheral nervous system, affecting approximately one in 2,500 Americans. Its most common iteration, CMT1, comes in many forms, most … Continue Reading Researchers identify previously unknown genetic cause of inherited neuropathy.
Scientists at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and the University of Toronto have discovered a promising new approach to treat multiple sclerosis (MS). In a new study, they’ve … Continue Reading New target identified in the spinal cord for multiple sclerosis.
UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have determined the specific type of cell that gives rise to large, disfiguring tumours called plexiform neurofibromas, a finding that could lead to new therapies … Continue Reading Researchers identify cell-of-origin for plexiform neurofibroma tumours.