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Metformin could be used to treat Huntington’s disease

Huntington’s disease (HD) is an inherited, degenerative disease caused by an expansion of the CAG triplet (cytosine, adenine and guanine) in the first exon of the HTT gene encoding the huntingtin protein. When these expansions are repeated 36 times or more, patients suffer neurodegeneration.

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New European In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation

There are only 3 weeks left until the implementation of the new European Regulation on In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices, which aims to create a safer, more transparent, reliable and predictable environment for these products.  For us as manufacturers, this new regulation is good news as, for the first time, the requirements

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14th November – World Diabetes Day

Yesterday, the 14th of November, was the World Diabetes Day, celebrated on the day of the birthday of Sir Frederick Banting, who co-discovered insulin along with Charles Best in 1922. This day has been commemorated since 1991, in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes.

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July – Fragile Awareness Month

July is Fragile X Syndrome Awareness Month! In addition, yesterday we celebrated the Fragile X Awareness Day, and for this reason, we would like to share with you a Q&A section that we have prepared about our Fragile X Syndrome Kits of the Adellgene product line. Here are some of

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28th February – Rare Disease Day

A rare disease is defined as a disease that affects fewer than 1 in 2.000 people. However, despite of X Fragile Syndrome (FXS) being a rare disease, it is the first cause of inherited intellectual disability. For this reason, we want to focus on this pathology. Fragile X Syndrome is

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