Cobalamin News Summer 2020

Cobalamin News Summer 2020

Cobalamin News – Pernicious Anaemia Society Newsletter Summer 2020 Contents COVID-19 and Pernicious Anaemia Survey: The Impact of Covid-19 on the treatment of Pernicious Anaemia in the UK Lobbying Continues Fundraising Report Research Update CluB12UK Member...
Treating Pernicious Anaemia during COVID-19

Methylmalonic acid (MMA)

Methylmalonic acid (MMA) What is MMA? Methylmalonic acid is an organic acid of which the blood levels are usually raised in case of a B12 deficiency. Adenosylcobalamin – one of the two active forms of B12 – is a cofactor of the enzyme L-methylmalonyl-CoA- mutase,...
Treating Pernicious Anaemia during COVID-19

Testing B12 during treatment

Testing B12 during treatment We often hear of individual doctors, and some nurses, who believe that the patient with Pernicious Anaemia should have his or her B12 levels monitored when they are being treated with replacement therapy injections of B12. The main reason...
Cobalamin News Summer 2020

Cobalamin News Spring 2020

In this Newsletter Campaign for the guideline on Pernicious Anaemia → British Isles B12 Group → New Treatment Development → Support Group coordinators Training Day → New: conference interviews → Upcoming Events → New Management Structure → Documentary: Living with PA...
Pernicious Anaemia Society Conference 2013

Pernicious Anaemia Society Conference 2013

Pernicious Anaemia Society Conference October 2013 Martyn Hooper’s Welcome Talk “Recent Developments” followed by part 1 of Dr. Willemina Rietsema’s talk “Treating B12 Deficiency – could we do better?” Part two of Dr....
Living with the fog

Living with the fog

Living with the fog Documentary film directed and produced by Kimberley Epton. Written by Martyn Hooper MBE, executive chair of the Pernicious Anaemia Society. Part One Part Two Part Three More...

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