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VANCOUVER, B.C. – A targeted cytomegalovirus screening approach that tests only newborns who do not pass their hearing test would identify the majority of those who have CMV-related sensorineural hearing loss at birth, according to data from the CMV and Hearing Multicenter Screening Study.

All of 99,778 newborns born during 2007-2012 in...

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Thank you to the families who have shared their stories, for your courage and for your beautiful children.

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Scientists at Cardiff University are working on a way to use white blood cells as a "vaccine" against a virus that causes congenital birth defects.
 
 
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CMV Action are  pleased to announce the agenda for our upcoming AGM.

 

13:00:                   Business - voting in Trustees, presenting accounts and plan for the year ahead.

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Fancy winning on our charity sweepstake for £3 per guess? Tonight is the inaugural fundraising ball for CMV Action. Have a guess as to how much we are going to raise this time - the more guesses you have, the more we raise and the bigger the prize pot becomes! For only £3, guess the amount and you could pocket the prize fund in an online...

All our fantastic prizes have been generously donated by our supporters and will be auctioned off on the night of the CMV Action Charity Ball, March 8th, by our very own patron, Rufus Hound.  

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What we’ve planned for the year Trustees have now signed off our plan for 2014. The plan is ambitious and got us all very excited (though also slightly scared about what will happen to our ever diminishing ‘free time’…). Our mission hasn't changed: Educate, Vaccinate, Eradicate. Read our complete yearly plan: ...

CMV Action's response to the shocking CMV story in this weeks tabloids, including the Daily Mail, Mirror and The Sun.  This has also been sent to the Sunderland Echo where the article first appeared.  

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CMV is one of the leading causes of birth defects in the UK yet nobody knows about it. With just a small donation to CMV Action you can help us to raise awareness through:

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When I was pregnant my baby was measuring small and I had to go for weekly dopplers and fortnightly growth scans. A month before my due date, I was told there was no change in my baby's... Read more
Our family consists of my husband, Yoav, and our two daughters, Maya and Leila. Our youngest daughter, Leila, was born with congenital cytomegalovirus (cCMV) and has unilateral hearing loss... Read more

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