Disease Hashtags | Neurological | Rare Diseases | Topics: Moebius, Moebius Syndrome
Moebius Syndrome is a rare neurological disorder that is present at birth. It primarily affects the 6th and 7th cranial nerves, leaving those with the condition unable to move their faces (they can’t smile, frown, suck, grimace or blink their eyes) and unable to move their eyes laterally.
10th Moebius Syndrome ConferenceHealthcare Conferences | Topics: Moebius, Moebius Syndrome
Dr. Francis S. Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), will be our keynote speaker, on Friday afternoon. Dr. Collins, noted for his landmark discoveries of disease genes and his leadership of the Human Genome Project, served as director of the National Human Genome Research Institute at NIH from 1993 to 2008. Where: Philadelphia, PA. When: 13-Jul-12 10:00 …