News

05/19/2015 - 9:25am

Researchers at the University of Virginia recently published a paper describing a biological pathway they believe may be responsible for muscle degeneration in DM1.

05/18/2015 - 5:22pm

MDF has released a Request for Applications for a study to determine how common the DM1 and DM2 mutations are in the general population.

05/14/2015 - 3:48pm

Professor Darren Monckton of the University of Glasgow in Scotland has been fascinated by genetics since very early in his career. Today he heads up a major genetic disease research group focused largely on understanding the relationship between DM's underlying genetics and symptoms in families and individuals.

05/06/2015 - 2:28pm

The MDF 3.0 Roadmap is available for your review. MDF has pledged our resources to a number of significant aimed at accelerating Care and a Cure for the next three years.

Genevieve Gourdon myotonic dystrophy research
04/23/2015 - 1:24pm

French geneticist Dr. Geneviève Gourdon has developed mouse models to study the mechanisms responsible for DM's genetic repeat, and possible ways to combat the damage this repeat causes.

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