Search for dissertations about: "Bernardo Moreira Soares Oliveira"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Bernardo Moreira Soares Oliveira.

  1. 1. Potential therapies and biomarkers for LAMA2-CMD. Does the microRNA hype deliver?

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Bernardo Moreira Soares Oliveira; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; muskeldystrofi; genetic-markers; Small non-coding RNAs;

    Abstract : Laminin α2 chain-deficient muscular dystrophy, or LAMA2-CMD, is a very severe disease caused by mutations in the LAMA2 gene. Skeletal muscle is the most affected tissue, with patients presenting symptoms such as hypotonia at birth, joint contractures and progressive muscle wasting. READ MORE