lysosomal storage diseases

Growing corn to treat rare disease

SFU biologist Allison Kermode and her team have been carrying out multidisciplinary research toward developing enzyme therapeutics for lysosomal storage…

New discovery prevents symptoms of rare genetic disorder

The research was led by Dr. Matthew Ellinwood, a veterinarian and animal science professor at Iowa State University, in collaboration with Dr. Patricia Dickson…

Scripps research scientists shed light on potential treatment for Gaucher's disease

In findings that advance scientists' understanding of a whole class of inherited disorders, a team from The Scripps Research Institute has shed light on a…

Researchers surprised by similar structures in Sanfilippo syndrome and Alzheimer's disease

Researchers seeking to understand the causes of a rare genetic lysosomal storage disease, Sanfilippo syndrome type B, were surprised to find protein…