1 in 12 people has an orphan disease. 95% of orphan diseases have no treatment.
Each disease is caused
by a spectrum of genetic mutations.
Perlstein Lab studies each mutation
in model organisms to produce precision medicine.
Leave no mutation behind
PLab is the first Public Benefit Corporation accelerating precision drug discovery for 5,000+ rare genetic diseases.
Last month I traveled to Tucson for my third consecutive Ara Parseghian Medical Research Foundation meeting for Niemann-Pick Type C/NPC. In 2014 at my first APMRF meeting, which was hosted in South Bend at Notre Dame University, I was a newcomer to the NPC community but eager to introduce PLab’s platform to the academic brain […]