Research News: New HTAD collaborative publication on arrhythmia and impaired myocardial function in heritable thoracic aortic disease

A new collaborative research paper titled Arrhythmia and impaired myocardial function in heritable thoracic aortic disease: An international retrospective cohort study has been published in VASCERN Special Issue of the European Journal of Medical Genetics. It is co-authored by members and affiliated partners of the VASCERN Heritable Thoracic Aortic Diseases…

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Research News: A VASCA WG study on efficacy of sirolimus in patients requiring tracheostomy for life-threatening lymphatic malformations of the head and neck

A new publication entitled Efficacy of Sirolimus in Patients Requiring Tracheostomy for Life-Threatening Lymphatic Malformation of the Head and Neck: A Report From the European Reference Network has just been published in Frontiers in Pediatrics. It is co-authored by members of the Vascular Anomalies Working Group (VASCA WG) and presents…

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Research News: Identification of new disease gene that plays key role in development of the aortic aneurysms

A new publication entitled A human importin-β-related disorder: Syndromic thoracic aortic aneurysm caused by bi-allelic loss-of-function variants in IPO8 has just been published in The American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG) and is co-authored by two members of our Heritable Thoracic Aortic Diseases Working Group (HTAD WG), Professor Bart Loeys and Dr.…

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Research News: Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia WG publication on the safety of direct oral anticoagulants

The Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Working Group (HHT WG) has just published an article entitled Safety of direct oral anticoagulants in patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia in the Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases. It is equally co-authored by one member of EuroBloodNet. This publication examined the safety of three direct oral…

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