A recently published study from Sweden reported impaired facial recognition in people with DM1 and indicated that there are brain differences that affect how faces are perceived and stored by people with DM1.
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The MDF is committed to raising awareness about DM and the community with members of Congress and important federal agencies like the FDA. This year our goal is to expand our engagement with key stakeholders in Congress, federal and state agencies, medical professionals and the media and we need your help!
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (March 28, 2014): The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) has published the results of its first-ever Fund-a-Fellow Program Assessment measuring the impact of the first five years of its post-doctoral fellowship grant program.
Matthew Disney, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Chemistry at The Scripps Research Institute in Florida, has been working with a talented research team in his lab on a number of projects, including one studying how small molecules may target toxic RNA folds in DM2.