Crusade for a Cure
Battle for gene control
Getting in Line at the Deli continued...
And after a brief pause to celebrate the discovery of the gene, Pat and
Sharon have set their sights on the next step in the PXE research:
understanding the mechanism behind that gene. Armed with that information, they
hope, people like Ian and Elizabeth will be able to manage their disease and
scientists are a step closer to developing a cure.
Schindler is a freelance health writer in Cambridge, Mass., who writes
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