The McArdle Disease Handbook: A guide to the scientific and medical research into McArdle Disease, explained in plain English.

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AGSD-UK, Jul 1, 2011 - Medical - 208 pages

This handbook explains, in layman's terms, the cause, method of inheritance, history and current and future treatments of McArdle Disease (also known as Glycogen Storage Disease Type V). The handbook puts into plain English the published information relating to the scientific and medical research into McArdle Disease. 


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Best book so far I've seen. I think it may be the only one.

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Kathryn Birch, Ph.D. is a scientist who has worked on McArdle Disease for four years. She completed a Ph.D. creating cell models of McArdle Disease. During her studies she read most of the papers published on McArdle Disease, building an up-to-date knowledge of the historical and current scientific and medical research on the condition. She has attended McArdle Clinics and AGSD-UK Annual Conferences, during which she has met dozens of people with McArdle disease and learned from their experiences

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