Steve holds a PhD in Biochemistry from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, Canada. He worked as a medical scientist for 18 years, within both industry and academia, where his research focused on the discovery of new medicines to treat inflammatory disorders and infectious diseases. Steve recently stepped away from the lab and into science communications, where he’s helping make medical science information more accessible for everyone.
A common pathway malfunction was found to underlie Charcot–Marie–Tooth (CMT) disease subtypes 1C and 4J, despite different disease-causing mutations, a cell-based study has discovered. Researchers showed that when cells ... Read more
Two genetic mutations that cause subtypes of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease are not common in Iranian CMT type 4 patients, despite their high prevalence in other similar populations with consanguineous ... Read more
Mutations that affect special enzymes crucial for protein production and closely associated with Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease cause changes to their shape and flexibility. The degree of change to these ... Read more