November 30, 2012
Restricting Dietary Magnesium Accelerates Mineralization in PXE Mouse
Recent experiments on mice with PXE have shown that when fed a diet very low in magnesium, the mineralization of the soft tissues in their muzzle skin progressed more quickly than in PXE mice fed a normal diet.
November 1, 2012
PXE International launches Ideation Challenge at Innocentive
Evaluating hypotheses and suggesting experiments for a rare disease
October 23, 2012
9th Annual North American ABC Meeting, Frederick, MD, September 27-28, 2012
The 9th Annual North American ABC Meeting held last month at the National Cancer Institute in Frederick, MD featured presentations from scientists studying the role of ATP-binding cassette proteins in human disease.
September 25, 2012
7th European Elastin Meeting, Ghent, Belgium, September 1-4, 2012
Researchers from all over the world met in Ghent, Belgium to discuss the current progress and controversies in the structure and biology of elastin as well as in diseases of elastic fibers, with several of the presentations related to PXE.