Exploring the literature on SPG15 mechanisms

Motivation Back in July, one of our users told us about Maddi Thurgood, a 16-year-old girl diagnosed with SPG15, and asked if we knew of any relevant data or contacts. SPG15 is a neurodegenerative disorder within the category of Hereditary Spastic Paraplegias. In this modern ...

20 days of searching for Spastic Paraplegia Gene 15

Spastic Paraplegia Type 15 is a rare disease causing the motor neurons in the brain to waste away and die. This causes a breakdown in the communication between the brain, spinal cord and muscles. For sufferers like Maddi it can affect the use of limbs ...

The search for Spastic Paraplegia Gene 15 begins

Repositive is connecting the world of genomic data to help researchers to help patients, faster. Through our software, community and collaboration we power research into genetic diseases. So when we learned of the SaveOurMaddi campaign, a fundraising effort to help a 16-year-old girl with a ...