Rare diseases band together toward change in research

Nature Medicine
Volume 26 Issue 10, October 2020
https://www.nature.com/nm/volumes/26/issues/10

 

News Feature | 07 October 2020
Rare diseases band together toward change in research
Patients with rare diseases, and the scientists who study those diseases, were long inhibited by geographic sparsity. But the social-media age has made it much easier for them to band together to leverage their experience and push forward change.
Claire Ainsworth