Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), also called autosomal recessive proximal spinal
muscular atrophy in order to distinguish it from other conditions with similar ...
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disease affecting the part of the
nervous system that controls voluntary muscle movement. Most of the nerve cells
SMA type 0 is the most severe form of the disease and is characterized by
decreased fetal movement, joint abnormalities, difficulty swallowing and
Dec 23, 2015 ... The spinal muscular atrophies (SMAs) comprise a group of autosomal-recessive
disorders characterized by progressive weakness of the lower ...
SMA is caused by a mutation in the survival motor neuron gene 1 (SMN1). In a
healthy person, this gene produces a protein that is critical to the function of the ...
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is a disease in which certain nerves in the brain
and spinal cord die, impairing the person's ability to move. Called motor neurons
At the 2016 Annual SMA Conference, Cure SMA announced $2.5 million in new
planned research funding over the next 12 months. This funding will be.
Cure SMA is dedicated to the treatment and cure of spinal muscular atrophy (
SMA), the number one genetic cause of death for infants. We fund
SMA is a muscular disease passed on genetically to children by their parents.
You can not "catch" SMA by being around someone who has it. It is a "Recessive"
Feb 19, 2012 ... Spinal muscular atrophy is a group of inherited disorders that cause progressive
muscle degeneration and weakness. Spinal muscular atrophy ...