The need for early identification makes Hunter disease
a candidate for new-born screening (NBS).
Tedesco et al., "Enzymatic replacement therapy for Hunter disease
: up to 9 years experience with 17 patients," Molecular Genetics and Metabolism Reports, vol.
At just seventeen years old, Daniel Muers touched hundreds of hearts as he fought the incurable Hunter Disease
, so rare that just 40 babies are born with the condition in the UK every decade.
In this report, we describe a new assay for mucopolysaccharidosis II (MPS-II) (Hunter disease
) that uses MS/MS and DBSs.
David is one of the first sufferers of the metabolic disorder Hunter Disease
or MPS II to go on a ground breaking trial which is offering sufferers hope of a cure.
The youngster is battling Hunter Disease
, so rare that just 40 babies are born with it in the UK every decade.
Daniel, nine, from Heaton, has Hunter Disease
, which causes his joints to stiffen up.
Brave Daniel Muers, nine, from High Heaton, who has Hunter Disease
, received a tricycle.