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, Volume 1, Issue 42, pp 1013–1013 | Cite as

A structural fix for DMD

  • Brian Moy
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Abstract

UCLA researchers have found that increasing expression of the structural protein sarcospan improves dystrophic pathology in mice with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The question is whether increasing sarcospan will only slow muscle degeneration and thus simply delay progression of the disease.

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