‘CRUSH USH’ The Central Committee on Research Involving Human Subjects (CCMO) has given the Usher Syndrome expertise centre in Radboud UMC permission to actually start the CRUSH study. The CCMO assesses whether medical scientific research complies with the legal stipulations. With this the CCMO guarantees the protection of participants of

The RUSH2a and the CRUSH studies By now, both the RUSH2a and the CRUSH studies have been started in the Usher Syndrome Expertise Centre in Radboud UMC in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. What are the differences and the similarities? We will explain below. CRUSH has been aligned to RUSH2aAlso thanks to

Source: Usher syndrome Coalition USH Talk By Hannie Kremer Date: 30 – 5 – 2017 In this USH Talk, Dr. Hannie Kremer explains genetic testing of the USH2A gene, as conducted at the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen, Netherlands. The type of DNA defects found in this gene is

Source: Radboudumc 22 March 2017 The American Foundation Fighting Blindness has granted two important subsidies to researchers of the Radboudumc for a total amount of five million dollars. With this the researchers can further develop therapies for hereditary diseases of the retina and Usher Syndrome for the next five years.