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Lysosomal Disease Research: Then (1970s) and Now

MARCH 30, 2015


William Sly, MD, retired professor of Medicine at St Louis University lists the many ways that research for lysosomal diseases has improved since he first started researching them.

In 1973, Dr Sly described the first case of mucopolysaccharidosis VII (MPS VII), a rare lysosomal disease that now bears his name (Sly syndrome).

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