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The Channelopathy Service is unable to provide medical advice to individuals unless there has been a formal referral from their doctor. The content of this website is intended for information purposes only and is not meant to serve as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 


The Channelopathy team have taken all reasonable care to ensure that pages published on this website are accurate on the stated date of publication or last modification. The Channelopathy Service is not responsible for the content or reliability of linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. The Channelopathy Service takes no responsibility for the consequences of error or for any loss or damage suffered by users of any of the information published on any of these pages, and such information does not form any basis of a contract with readers or users of it.

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This website was funded by a grant to UCL was provided by Lupin Pharmaceuticals to increase patient awareness and support in muscle channelopathies. Lupin have had no involvement or input into the content or creation of the website.


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