CMTeen Dolphin Outing in PEOPLE Online
The Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association is in the pages of PEOPLE online once again, with a story recounting a CMTeen expedition to “swim with the dolphins” at the Miami Seaquarium on March 18. Read more …
MDA and CMTA Fund Grant to Study Gene Therapy in Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
March 17 – The Muscular Dystrophy Association and the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association (CMTA) today announced a research grant totaling $119,999 to Kleopas Kleopa, M.D., for a study on the effectiveness of a gene therapy approach in CMT1X, the second most common form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT). Read more …
The Winter 2017 Issue of The CMTA Report Is Now Online!
Articles include: A Message from the Chairman, Ski-Bike Lets CMTer Return to Slopes, Preparation for Clinical Trials Ramps Up…and more.
Julianna Snow, age five, passed away this summer from CMT. She was a huge inspiration for Stand to End CMT, a movement created to raise funds for treatment, and ultimately a cure, for CMT.
Charcot-Marie-Tooth, or CMT, is the most commonly inherited peripheral neuropathy and affects an estimated 2.8 million people.
The CMTA has over 80 Branches across North America to support people with CMT, raise awareness, and fund research. Connect with your nearest Branch today!
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