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What is ACE?

Conquistando Escalones (Conquering Steps) is an association founded by affected of Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy 1F (LGMD-1F) and family of them looking for fundraising for its treatment and cure.

Since the discovering of the gene that causes it, there are several investigations in progress to find the cure, finding out also that the protein affected is the one that transports the AIDS. The mutation of this gene makes the affected immune to AIDS and makes us be the entrance gate to a possible cure for this global pandemic. Also, regarding the complexity of our type of muscular dystrophy, the investigators assure that finding the cure will carry with it the solution for lots of other similar myopathies.

For this reason, we ask for your help to stop a disease which affects nowadays to 8 generations, attacking the next in a more virulent and cruel way than the previous. Furthermore, with your support, we would help million people all around the world.

Because if there is something harder than the fact of watching your close family and your friends turning off and leaving this world for a disease, this is to be so closed to a cure and can’t reach it because of the lack of money.

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1702, 2017

Conquistando Escalones funds an Italian research on LGMD1F Muscular Dystrophy

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

A few days ago, thanks to funding from our association, the first phase of the research project entitled “Creation of an in vitro cell culture system to study the role of transportin 3 (TNPO3) in skeletal muscle” made by Giovanna Cenacchi, from the Laboratory of Pathology and Subcellular Diagnostics (Department […]

1302, 2017

Geneticists of the University of Valencia advance towards the cure of our Muscular Dystrophy

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

The team led by Dr.Rubén Artero, from the department of genetics at the University of Valencia, is one of the researchers of the medical alliance that seeks to achieve a cure for our 1F Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy.

Thanks to the partners of Conquistando Escalones, the generous donors and the money raised […]

1102, 2017

Interview on the television channel “Telefriuli” in the “march to Capriva”

February 11th, 2017|0 Comments

During the “march of Capriva” on 29 January we were interviewed by Alessandro Bonfanti for the “Isonzo News” broadcast, broadcasted on Saturday, February 11 in the “Telefriuli”  tv channel.

It was another great opportunity to raise awareness of the importance of funding scientific research on rare diseases and to publicize new […]

1002, 2017

Conquistando Escalones visits a school by surprise

February 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Today the students of 4th of ESO of the Villa Fatima School of Burriana have received a surprise that they will never forget. After the offering of a visit to the center by José Juan Ballester González, one of its teachers and with his complicity, we recommended then the movie […]

902, 2017

Maxi Cleaner campaign gets € 100 for Conquistando Escalones

February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

As already announced, during the month of January, each 1 liter bottle of any of the Maxi Cleaner products that were sold would allocate 1 € to our association. Thanks to this campaign, € 100 has been obtained, which will go to pay for medical research that seeks a cure […]

602, 2017

The VillarrealCF “peñas” will donate 300 euros to Conquistando Escalones

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

On Saturday, January 21, the “derby” between Villarreal CF and Valencia was played at the Estadio de la Cerámica. The grouping of Peñas of VillarrealCF performed in the previous time of the meeting a solidarity snack with which collected 300 euros that will enter our association to continue making progress […]

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