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GBS | CIDP Spain holds Virtual Conference on Rare Disease Day

By Volunteer Alex Real of Madrid GBS | CIDP Spain held their first Virtual Conference on Feb. 28, 2022, Rare Disease Day on Dysimmune Inflammatory Neuropathies(DIN) in collaboration with Neuromuscular…

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A Phase 2 clinical study in adult patients with Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)

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February, Multifocal Motor Neuropathy(MMN) Awareness Month

February is Multifocal Motor Neuropathy(MMN) Awareness Month MMN (Multifocal Motor Neuropathy) is a rare disorder in which focal areas of multiple motor nerves are attacked by one’s own immune system….

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International Activities Coordinator

Activities & Tasks, International Activities Coordinator Assist with international patient inquiries that come into the Foundation, through web and phone call. Work with VP International Relations to recruit and train…

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Acute and Chronic Inflammatory Neuropathies and Covid-19 Vaccines

Practical recommendations form the task force of the Italian Peripheral Nervous System Association (ASNP) The following is a brief summary of the above-mentioned article, contributed by GBS|CIDP Foundation International GMAB…

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Foundation Board approves funding for largest multi-country CIDP research ever

Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) is such a remarkably heterogeneous disorder – one with diverse presentations, a highly variable disease course, and differing, often unpredictable treatment responses. Neurologist-researchers around the…

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Persons who have previously had GBS may receive an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine

Please see the full article at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/recommendations/underlying-conditions.html

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An Open Letter to Dr. A.S. Fauci, Director NIAID, NIH

(Please see the following open letter statement authored by members of the GBS|CIDP Foundation International medical community as referenced.) As clinician/scientists who have spent careers studying GBS, we are concerned…

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Running to Raise Awareness and Fundraising for GBS CIDP Foundation International

On November 14th, João Mateus, a 33-year-old Portuguese fund manager and marathon runner, paid tribute to his grandmother, Maria Manuela Mateus – loved and cherished by all. Manuela Mateus was…

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Dr. Bart Jacobs, Vice Chairman of GMAB, and co-authors, “Editor’s Choice,” Brain Journal

Regional variation of Guillain-Barré syndrome Brain, Volume 141, Issue 10, 1 October 2018, Pages 2866–2877 An article published in Brain Journal, September 25, 2018, regarding research findings of the International…

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