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Promising Preclinical Results for Compound to Treat Wilson's Disease

News   Jun 28, 2018 | Original story from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL)

 
Promising Preclinical Results for Compound to Treat Wilson's Disease

Liver complications in Wilson's disease include enlarged cell size, irregular shape and arrangement in liver tissue (left image). Treatment with DPM-1001 reversed these pathologies in a Wilson's disease mouse model (right image) and led to dramatic lowering of tissue copper levels. Credit: Tonks Lab, CSHL

 
 
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