28 min

How biotech is tackling myasthenia gravis Beyond Biotech - the podcast from Labiotech

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June is myasthenia gravis awareness month. Myasthenia gravis is a chronic autoimmune disorder where antibodies destroy the communication between nerves and muscle, and this results in weakness of the skeletal muscles. It especially affects the voluntary muscles of the eyes, mouth, throat and/or limbs. It is most frequent in women from 20 and 30 and men aged 50 and older. To talk about the disease, how it is being treated, and what is in the pipeline for future treatments, we had a c...

June is myasthenia gravis awareness month. Myasthenia gravis is a chronic autoimmune disorder where antibodies destroy the communication between nerves and muscle, and this results in weakness of the skeletal muscles. It especially affects the voluntary muscles of the eyes, mouth, throat and/or limbs. It is most frequent in women from 20 and 30 and men aged 50 and older. To talk about the disease, how it is being treated, and what is in the pipeline for future treatments, we had a c...

28 min