Author Archives: Steve Bryson PhD

Ultra Rare CMT Subtype 2Z Identified in 4 Chinese Families

Scientists in China examined the relationship between genetic mutations in the MORC2 gene and the various disease characteristics in people with the rare Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease subtype 2Z (CMT2Z).  Physicians should consider their study’s findings when working to diagnose unresolved cases showing…

CMT2A Study Links Genetic Variants to Disease Severity

A large multicenter study on the natural history of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2A (CMT2A) correlates different genetic profiles and disease-causing mutations to their effect on disease severity and progression.  The findings will help inform prognosis and provide data to support clinical…