Ark. Young lady who battled brain-consuming amoeba returns to water park Small ROCK, Ark. Kali Hardig, the 12-year-old lady who recovered from a deadly brain-consuming amoeba, visited the site where she was thought to have contracted the organism http://zithromax500.net/zithromax-and-sexually-transmitted-diseases.htm . Kali came back to Willow Springs Drinking water Park in Little Rock, Ark. On Mon – – her first-time back since her illness – – to help owners announce an advantage fishing tournament on her behalf later this month. There are no hard feelings, said Kali’s mother, Traci Hardig, who was simply with her girl for the announcement at the water park, where the advantage will be held.
Arno AR-42 for neurofibromatosis type 2 receives EMA orphan-drug designation Arno Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that its investigational compound known as AR-42 offers been granted orphan-medication designation by the European Medications Agency’s Committee for Orphan Medicinal Products for the treatment of neurofibromatosis type 2 . NF2 is a rare genetic disorder characterized by the growth of non-cancerous tumors in the brain and spinal cord, juvenile neurofibromas and cataracts of your skin. The disease is caused by mutations in a gene which is important in avoiding cells from dividing uncontrollably.