Tag: "myopathy" at medical news
Mouse Model Points to Strategy for Treating Rare Muscle Disease & Kidney Disorders
...eatment for people with hereditary inclusion body myopathy
(HIBM), a rare, degenerative muscle disease. In an unexpected finding, the research indicates that the approach also might benefit patients with certain kidney disorders. The scientists, led by Marjan Huizing, Ph.D., an associate investigator in NH...
Inflammatory Myopathy may Indicate Intolerance to Gluten
Researchers investigate the relationship between myopathy
and intolerance to gluten.// Inflammatory myopathies are immunological diseases that lead to inflammations in muscular tissue. Coeliac disease is occasionally reported in patients with inflammatory myopathies. Inflammatory myopathies are inflamma...