Warning: Use of undefined constant ENABLE_CACHE - assumed 'ENABLE_CACHE' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in /home/customer/www/addiandcassi.com/public_html/wordpress/wp-config.php on line 41
Cholesterol Drugs | The Addi and Cassi Fund - Niemann Pick Type C

Monday, October 18, 2021

The Wall Street Journal Reports On FDA Approval of Addi and Cassi’s Cyclodextrin Treatment

June 5, 2009 by  
Filed under News

By AMY DOCKSER MARCUS April 3, 2009 A Mom Brokers Treatment for Her Twins’ Fatal Illness Bucking Scientific Convention, Ms. Hempel Gets Researchers From Different Fields to Share Data on Potential Therapy From the moment her twin daughters, Addison and Cassidy, were diagnosed with a fatal genetic disease in October 2007, Chris Hempel has been […]

Cyclodextrins Can Reduce Side Effects of Cancer Drug Treatments

May 11, 2009 by  
Filed under Cyclodextrin

Each day, I learn more about the amazing benefits of cyclodextrins — novel excipients of unexplored potential. Research studies in both humans and animals have shown that cyclodextrins and their derivatives can be used to improve the drug delivery system for almost any type of drug formulation from anti-cancer drugs to anti-viral drugs.  In the […]

Crossing The Blood Brain Barrier – Does Cyclodextrin Make Its Way Into The Brain?

May 2, 2009 by  
Filed under Cyclodextrin

Dr. David Begley, one of the world’s leading blood brain barrier experts at Kings College London is working on a research project we are currently funding on cyclodextrin and the blood brain barrier. We want to answer the following question. Does hydroxy propel beta cyclodextrin (HPBCD) cross the blood brain barrier? Since less than 5% […]