8th Annual Rare Disease Day Genomics Symposium: Dr. Fajgenbaum’s Unique Perspective
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8th Annual Rare Disease Day Genomics Symposium: Dr. Fajgenbaum’s Unique Perspective

As part of ongoing events surrounding Rare Disease Day, which is officially recognized on the last day of the month of February, Patient Worthy attended sessions of the 8th Annual…

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He Faced Death Multiple Times From iMCD But David Fajgenbaum Will Not Give Up
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He Faced Death Multiple Times From iMCD But David Fajgenbaum Will Not Give Up

  To celebrate Rare Disease Day and raise awareness for approximately seven thousand rare diseases, Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, recently interviewed a person he…

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Doctor With Idiopathic Multicentric Castleman Disease Continues to Make Progress in Researching His Own Disease
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Doctor With Idiopathic Multicentric Castleman Disease Continues to Make Progress in Researching His Own Disease

According to a story from the Philly Voice, it has been nearly nine years since Dr. David Fajgenbaum was first diagnosed with idiopathic multicentric Castleman disease. This immune system disorder…

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One Doctor’s Fight Against His Castleman: This Time, It’s Personal
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One Doctor’s Fight Against His Castleman: This Time, It’s Personal

Not many people can say they’ve dedicated their life to curing the disease that could lead to their death, but David Fajgenbaum certainly can. In a fascinating Science Magazine article, David…

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