Cystinosis is a lysosomal storage disease characterized by the abnormal accumulation of the amino acid cystine.
Yago's Story by Yago 3 months ago
Hi. My name is Yago. I was diagnosed with cystinosis when I was 20 months old. I am now 6 years-old. Very soon after my diagnosis Dr. Kathia Liliani Zutini, nephrologist, got in touch with Dr. Maria Helena Vaisbich in Sao Paulo, Brazil to begin my treatment.
Here in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil, where I live, there is not an appropriate treatment for cystinosis and I am the first confirmed ca...
Video: Cystinosis Foundation UK - Sunderland Unversity Research by Sunderland University 3 months ago
The 4 minute film reviews research at Sunderland University, with significant coverage of the research into cystinosis treatments being undertaken there. The video includes an interview with Roy...
Video: Cystinosis Research Foundation 2009 by Cystinosis Research Foundation 3 months ago
An introduction into the lives of three families with children diagnosed with cystinosis and the current state of cystinosis research sponsored by the Cystinosis Research Foundation.
Video: Mystery Diagnosis Cystinosis by Discovery Health 3 months ago
From Discovery Health series: health.discovery.com/tv/mystery-diagnosis/