BMD

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BMD

The ISO 4217 currency code for Bermudan Dollar.

BMD

ISO 4217 code for the Bermudan dollar. It was first issued in 1970, replacing the Bermudan pound. Since its introduction, the dollar has been pegged to the U.S. dollar at a 1:1 ratio.
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Signs and symptoms of Duchenne muscular dystrophy and Becker muscular dystrophy among carriers in the Netherlands: A cohort study.
0 CPK, creatine phosphokinase; Mb, myoglobin, LDH, lactate dehydrogenase; Ca, calcium; BMD, Becker muscular dystrophy.
Differentiation of Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy phenotypes with amino - and carboxy - terminal antisera specific for dystrophin.
Pattern of deletions of the dystrophin gene in Mexican Duchenne/ Becker muscular dystrophy patients: the use of new designed primers for the analysis of the major deletion "hot spot" region.
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Becker Muscular Dystrophy
Quality assurance for Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy genetic testing: development of a genomic DNA reference material panel.
In a clinical trial, tadalafil--commonly known by brand names Cialis and Adcirca--reversed the effects of a biochemical chain of events that, in Becker muscular dystrophy, deprives muscles of an important chemical, nitric oxide, which normally tells blood vessels to relax during exercise, increasing blood flow and oxygenation.
2 December 2010 - US biopharmaceutical company PTC Therapeutics Inc said yesterday that data published in the December issue of the medical journal Muscle and Nerve confirm the utility of six-minute walk distance (6MWD) as a clinically meaningful endpoint in dystrophinopathy, a disease continuum comprising Duchenne and Becker muscular dystrophy (DBMD).
Steve Higginson, 49, from Colwyn Bay, has struggled to find appropriate care for his Becker muscular dystrophy for many years.
Genes frequently involved in complex GKD include DMD, variations in which cause Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) and Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD), and NR0B1 (DAX1), which is responsible for adrenal hypoplasia congenita (AHC) (2, 3).