Christmas has come early for MC4r patients with Bardet-Biedl Syndrome in the UK

Rhythm Pharmaceuticals has announced that IMCIVREE (setmelanotide) has been granted marketing authorisation in Great Britain for treatment of obesity and control of hunger in Bardet-Biedl Syndrome. Firstly this is great news! After the last post I made, I thought it … Continue reading Christmas has come early for MC4r patients with Bardet-Biedl Syndrome in the UK

How oestrogen could impact the MC4r gene in women and possible weight loss treatments

Recent life news, I’ve changed doctors practices and if you’re familiar with the process then you know you have a review with your new doctor. In preparation I’ve been looking more into MC4r deficiency so I can articulate myself well … Continue reading How oestrogen could impact the MC4r gene in women and possible weight loss treatments