Rumaisa Bashir, PhD

University of Durham (Durham, UK)

Dr. Bashir is a Lecturer in Biological and Biomedical Sciences, School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Durham (Durham, UK).

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Patient Story

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During my school days I was an active sports person playing cricket and volleyball and represented my district in Tamilnadu, India. I also maintained the right balance between my studies and sports, which helped me to get in to a government medical school by merit.

About the Disease

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LGMD2B/Miyoshi Myopathy (collectively called dysferlinopathy) are rare forms of muscular dystrophy caused by mutations in the dysferlin gene. For the disease to occur both copies of the dysferlin gene must be defective (recessive inheritance).
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