Fanconi

Fan·co·ni

(fahn-kō'nē),
Guido, Swiss pediatrician, 1892-1979. See: Fanconi anemia, Fanconi pancytopenia, Fanconi syndrome.
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The company's lead clinical program is a LVV-based gene therapy for the treatment of Fanconi anemia, a difficult to treat genetic disease that leads to bone marrow failure and potentially cancer.
Fanconi anaemia (FA) is a rare genetic condition of impaired DNA repair mechanisms and chromosomal instability.
They observed that there was an early onset of cancer and toxicity to chemotherapy, but the patients did not present any congenital malformations or haematological phenotype which could suggest being affected by Fanconi anaemia, a rare disease which affects one out of every 100,000 children.
Fanconi anemia (FA) is an autosomal recessive disease characterized by congenital abnormalities, bone marrow (BM) failure, and increased risk for malignancy.
He was also active in the fight against Fanconi anemia, a condition that contributed to his premature demise at the age of 34.
Bi-allelic mutations in SLX4 are involved in the onset of Fanconi Anemia (FA), a syndrome characterized, besides heightened cancer susceptibility, by severe defects of the immune system, resulting from increased pro-inflammatory cytokine levels and progressive bone marrow failure.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Fanconi Anemia - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Fanconi Anemia pipeline landscape.
There is strong evidence linking the consumption of jerky dog treats to a kidney condition known as Fanconi Syndrome.
CINCINNATI, January 12, 2016 -- Researchers have identified a molecular target and experimental treatment strategy for DNA repair defects behind Fanconi anemia, a complex genetic disorder responsible for birth anomalies, organ damage, anemia and cancer.
Since July, Stokesley School student Maddie, 12, has been effectively in isolation at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary, where she has been given two bone marrow transplants after being diagnosed with rare genetic blood disorder Fanconi Anaemia.
A group of genetic diseases, including Down syndrome (DS), Ataxia-Telangiectasia (AT), Fanconi Anemia (FA), Bloom syndrome (BS), and Werner syndrome (WS), show OS and mitochondrial dysfunction as a phenotypic hallmark.