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2019-06-05T21:12:27+02:00

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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News
1010, 2019

Countdown to the ‘1st cycle of concerts: Castellón con la Ciencia´

October 10th, 2019|0 Comments

The first cycle of concerts Castellón with Science, organized by the Conquistando Escalones Association in order to raise funds for medical research, is about to start and tickets for all concerts are now on sale. In this way, on October 26, La Burbuja de Castellón will host the presentation [...]

210, 2019

Conquistando Escalones collaborates in the organization of the ‘I Day of Attention to Functional Diversity “ATIENDE”‘

October 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Cehegín will host the First Day of Attention to Functional Diversity ‘ATTEND’. It will be held at the Adolfo Suárez Cultural Center (House of Culture), on Saturday, November 9. This initiative has been launched by the Cehegín City Council and the Adinor, D´Genes and Conquistando Escalones groups. This was made public [...]

2809, 2019

Forces renewed after the 3rd International Congress on LGMD1F in Madrid

September 28th, 2019|0 Comments

Despite a tiring week in Madrid, we are more motivated than ever after the 3rd International Congress on Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy 1F. Throughout last September 24, our researchers were holding very interesting presentations on the results obtained during this last year of research and many new ideas have been [...]

2609, 2019

Delafé and Toni de l’Hostal present their new works in Castellón by Conquistando Escalones

September 26th, 2019|0 Comments

The first edition of the Castellón concert series with Science is about to start and tickets for the first two concerts are already on sale. On October 26, La Burbuja of Castellón will host the presentation of “There is a place”, the new album by Delafé, recorded between the [...]

1909, 2019

The French Agency for Research on AIDS (ANRS) funds the study of our mutation

September 19th, 2019|0 Comments

The French Agency for Research on AIDS (ANRS) will support research led by Dr. Alcamí of the AIDS Immunopathology Unit of the Carlos III Health Institute in Madrid with € 90,000 (a 3-year job, with support of € 30,000 each). It is a coordinated work of said department with [...]

1209, 2019

The most charitable ‘Festival de l’humor en valencià’ arrives on October 18 to Borriana

September 12th, 2019|0 Comments

The "Festival de l'humor en valencià" is a solidarity event to raise funds for medical research of Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy 1F and HIV. The same family has suffered for more than 8 generations, a genetic mutation that makes them have this disease but also makes them immune to HIV. [...]

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