Achondroplasia and Morquio Syndrome Update

William Mackenzie  |   October 19, 2018  |   19:15

Global HELP and COTI presents Dr. William Mackenzie, Department Director of Nemours DuPont Hospital for Children Jefferson Medical College. This video can be divided into two different parts. In the first segment, Dr. Mackenzie talks about the genetic basis of achondroplasia and physical abnormalities that often accompany the disease. The efficacy of molecular treatments for achondroplasia are evaluated through animal studies. The second segment of the video discusses the indications and characteristics of Morquio syndrome.

Host: William Mackenzie, MD
Videographer/Editor: Jonathan Staheli
The video was made with the support of COTI (

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