With over three years of experience in the medical communications business, Catarina holds a BSc. in Biomedical Sciences and a MSc. in Neurosciences. Apart from writing, she has been involved in patient-oriented translational and clinical research.
Sanofi Genzyme has partnered with PerkinElmer Genomics to launch a free genetic testing program called The Lantern Project. The initiative is directed at patients in the United States who have, ... Read more
When it comes to treating Gaucher disease, oral medication is associated with a better quality of life, compared with infusion therapy, an interview-based study suggests. Led by researchers at the ... Read more
Children with type 1 Gaucher disease have deterioration of white matter in their brains before they show any clinical symptoms, researchers at China’s Capital Medical University found. According to the study, ... Read more
Looking at the activity of the Gaucher-associated enzyme — beta glucocerebrosidase (GBA) — using dried blood spot samples allows for an early diagnosis of likely Gaucher disease in children with ... Read more