Category Archive: Friedreich’s Ataxia Center of Excellence

May 20 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Racial Bias, HPV Vaccination, Patient Perspective

Looking at ways to improve children’s health from different perspectives is what pediatric research at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is all about. Take a look at three examples in this week’s In the News.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-racial-bias-hpv-vaccination-patient-perspective/

Dec 30 2014

A Year of Distinction

The CHOP Research Annual Report contains 43 articles spread among eight sections, this year’s report focuses on the theme of “distinction” and the stories contained within echo that theme and span the research spectrum.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/year-distinction/

Jul 01 2014

Biomarkers for Mitochondrial Diseases Emerging

A new approach being developed at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania could allow investigators to know within days if a chosen therapy reverses the intracellular mechanisms that go awry in Friedreich’s Ataxia (FA), a genetic mitochondrial disease

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/biomarkers-mitochondrial-diseases-emerging/