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Survey – genetic testing for prion diseases

By 28/06/2021News
Here is your chance to help towards a treatment or cure for prion disease. Ionis Pharmaceuticals, a company based in Carlsbad, California US that develops antisense drugs targeting the RNA. In the past, Ionis has successfully developed antisense drugs that treat diseases such as Spinal Muscular Atrophy and TTR Amyloidosis. they are working on doing the same for prion disease.

They are currently undertaking a survey on genetic testing for prion diseases (PRNP testing) and we ask anyone from a genetic prion disease family or anyone who has undergone or considered genetic testing for prion disease to please complete the survey provided in the link below.  

Your help would be very much appreciated.