Group offers special support: Myasthenia Gravis is a rare disease touching local lives
Beloit Daily News
Myasthenia Gravis is one of these rare diseases. Fortunately for the people of Janesville and the surrounding areas, there is a support group available for people who have this condition. The goal of the group is to help manage the disease and provide ...



Neurology Advisor

Rituximab Offers Hope for Refractory Myasthenia Gravis
Neurology Advisor
In a study of the durability of rituximab treatment in refractory myasthenia gravis (MG), 63% of patients achieved a complete and stable response that allowed them to discontinue all immunotherapies. Another 19% achieved pharmacologic remission, and ...




Rare Disease Report

Myasthenia Gravis and the Ice Pack Test - Rare Disease Report
Rare Disease Report
Myasthenia gravis is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disease characterized by varying degrees of weakness of the skeletal muscles of the body. Muscles ...
Lowcountry SC Myasthenia Gravis Support Group hosts Dr. William ...Moultrie News

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Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on its Clinical Trial for Patients with Congenital Myasthenic Syndromes
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Amifampridine phosphate, Firdapse®, has received Breakthrough Therapy Designation from the FDA for the treatment of Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome (LEMS), as well as orphan drug designations for LEMS, CMS, and Myasthenia Gravis. Patrick J.

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Pipeline Review of Myasthenia Gravis Market H1 2016 - Orbis Research
Medgadget (blog)
logo-orbis389 The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Myasthenia Gravis, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule ...

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CTV News

Stem cell transplant gives Ottawa area woman new lease on life
CTV News
Anne suffers from something called Myasthenia Gravis, an auto immune disease like multiple sclerosis or lupus. In most cases, it is fairly mild and treatable with medications, but not in her case. It attacked the muscles she uses to swallow and breathe.



GQ Magazine

How Visionary Chef Sean Brock Nearly Went Blind
GQ Magazine
In March, after countless doctors, blind alleys,and medical red herrings, he finally received a diagnosis of what had been plaguing him: myasthenia gravis (MG), a rare neurological auto-immune disease that inhibits the body's ability to interact with ...



Concerned about muscle weakness? Support group for rare disease will launch soon
Press-Enterprise
The Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America is also organizing an Inland Empire MG Walk on Nov.20 at Swick and Matich Park in Lake Elsinore. The goal is to raise funds for research and also raise awareness about the condition, said Rich Mauch, national ...



World Apheresis Market grows with growing awareness regarding good health among consumers worldwide
Medgadget (blog)
Apheresis, also known as pheresis and hemapheresis refers to a procedure that comprises extraction of blood from a donor and separating and preserving its components such as leukocytes, platelets, and plasma. Henceforth, the rest of the components are ...


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