The newly approved Duchenne muscular dystrophy therapy Exondys 51 (eteplirsen) stays in immune cells several days after leaving the blood, continuing to help regenerate muscle fibers, according to a study in mice. Researchers at the Children’s National Health System in the Washington area said the findings on immune cells known as macrophages shed light on the cell mechanisms that […]
How far would you go for someone you love?
That’s the question that led to the birth of Jesse’s Journey when one family dared to dream about what’s possible after learning the crushing news that Duchenne muscular dystrophy had become a part of their daily lives.
When John and Sherene Davidson learned that their middle son Jesse was diagnosed with Duchenne they charted a life changing course for themselves-setting out to raise research funds to find the elusive cure.