Dupuytren Research Group Blog

Will Winford’s Dupuytren Challenge: Climbing El Capitán for a Cure

Dupuytren disease is a challenge. So is climbing straight up the side of a tall mountain with your bare hands. Today Will Winford, a 27 year old rock climber with

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The Knowledge Gap

Dupuytren disease has fallen through a gap in a system which ordinarily leads to better and better disease treatment. One side of the gap is that at its core, Dupuytren

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Blue Eyes, Dupuytren Disease, and Alcoholism

 
A recent study linked blue eyes with genetic risk for alcoholism. Interesting, because Dupuytren disease is more common in people with light colored eyes and according to some studies, Dupuytren is linked to chronic alcoholism.

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