The 2014 Biennial PXE Research Meeting took place in Bethesda, Maryland on September 22-23, 2014. This was a very exciting meeting because the last year saw some very meaningful breakthroughs in translating basic science into potential clinical applications. Experts in many disciplines convened to determine the plans for future research and clinical studies. This workshop also helped to determine the fundraising strategy for the next several years.
PXE International 2014 Science Awards
PXE International recognized and applauded two internationally respected and admired PXE researchers, Piet Borst, MD, PhD of the Netherlands Cancer Institute and András Váradi, PhD, DSc of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, at the 2014 PXE Research Meeting held September 22-23, 2014 in the metro Washington, DC area. Dr. Piet Borst was celebrated for his lifetime contributions to ABC transporters and pseudoxanthoma elasticum research. Dr. Váradi was praised for his many years of dedication and discovery for the PXE community. We are privileged and grateful to call these accomplished professionals part of the team working diligently toward a treatment for PXE.
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