Researchers at the University of Missouri have developed a new method to efficiently deliver the correct form of dystrophin gene to muscles as a way to correct the faulty gene that characterizes Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), a mouse study shows. Their study, “A Five-Repeat Micro-Dystrophin Gene Ameliorated Dystrophic Phenotype in the Severe DBA/2J-mdx Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy,” appeared in […]
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.