Journal article

Dysphagia as a risk factor for mortality in Niemann-Pick disease type C: systematic literature review and evidence from studies with miglustat

Mark Walterfang, Yin-Hsiu Chien, Jackie Imrie, Derren Rushton, Danielle Schubiger, Marc C Patterson

Orphanet Journal of Rare Diseases | BMC | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers

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Funding Acknowledgements

None of the authors received honoraria for their roles in the production of this article. MW has received travel expenses, research grant funds and consulting honoraria from Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Y-HC has received consultancy honoraria from Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. JI has received travel expenses and consultancy honoraria from Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd. DR is an employee of Actelion Pharmaceuticals pty Ltd, Australia. DS has received an educational grant from Actelion Pharmaceuticals pty Ltd. MCP has received a research grant, travel expenses, and consulting honoraria (directed to Mayo Clinic) from Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd; travel expenses and consulting honoraria (directed to the Mayo Clinic) from Shire Human Genetic Therapies, an honorarium for acting as the Chair of a Data Monitoring Committee from Stem Cells Inc., and royalties as an editor of Up-To-Date. He receives research funding from the National Institutes of Health, and has received travel expenses from the Institute of Medicine for service on the Committee to Review Adverse Effects of Vaccines.