Beyond Achondroplasia

Growing together with Clara

October 9, 2016
by inesp.alves

Multidisciplinar assessments for achondroplasia by ALPE Foundation

ALPE Achondroplasia Foundation is based in Gijón, Asturias, north of Spain. It was founded in 2000 by Carmen Alonso, Miguel Lopez and the Press Lewis family. Now, the work done in the ALPE clinic is also accomplished by the support of James Healey. The … Continue reading

December 5, 2014
by inesp.alves
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Meclozine potential for achondroplasia

On the 2nd December, the next article was published by the japonese team leaded by Prof. Matsushita: “Meclozine promotes longitudinal skeletal growth in transgenic mice with achondroplasia carrying a gain-of-function mutation in the FGFR3 gene” This team used the drug repositioning strategy entifying … Continue reading

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