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Friedreich Ataxia

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Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Friedreich Ataxia
  • Journal: Annals of clinical and translational neurology
  • Treatment Used: Interferon Gamma (IFN-? 1b)
  • Number of Patients: 92
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the safety and effectiveness of interferon gamma (IFN-? 1b) for the treatment of Friedreich ataxia.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Inherited Ataxia Spasticity and Painful Spasms
  • Journal: Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Intrathecal Baclofen
  • Number of Patients: 5
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using intrathecal baclofen to treat patients with inherited ataxia spasticity and painful spasms.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Friedreich ataxia
  • Journal: Annals of clinical and translational neurology
  • Treatment Used: omaveloxolone
  • Number of Patients: 69
  • Published —
The purpose of the study was to assess the safety, pharmacodynamics, and potential benefit of omaveloxolone in Friedreich ataxia patients.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Friedreich's Ataxia
  • Journal: Clinical rehabilitation
  • Treatment Used: Six-Week Rehabilitation
  • Number of Patients: 19
  • Published —
This study determined the effectiveness of a six-week rehabilitation program followed by a home exercise program for Friedreich's ataxia (a genetic, progressive, neurodegenerative movement disorder).