Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4G
Synonyms: CMT4G | HMSNR | Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy, Russe Type
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4G (CMT4G) is a subtype of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4 characterized by early childhood onset of progressive distal muscle weakness and atrophy delayed motor development prominent distal sensory impairment areflexia moderately reduced nerve conduction velocities and foot and hand deformities in Balkan (Russe) Gypsies.
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Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation
Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation (HNF) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization which mission is to increase awareness and accurate diagnosis of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) and related inherited neuropathies, support patients and families with critical information to improve quality of life, and fund research that will lead to treatments and cures.
To develop drugs to treat or cure CMT and to help improve the quality of life for those living with CMT.
Syndromes Without A Name (SWAN) Australia
Provide information, support and advocacy to families caring for a child with an undiagnosed or rare genetic condition.
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Curing single-gene disorders
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