A recent study corroborated increased susceptibility to cancer in DM1, for women in particular, and linked the elevated risk to depressed levels of a tumor suppressor microRNA (miRNA).
Acclaimed musician Eric Hutchinson is using his new album to support Care and a Cure. Read his inspiring family story.
MDF and Wyck jointly announce the funding of two new research projects. The projects address critical gaps in research infrastructure and clinical trial readiness and will increase understanding of the progression of DM, and provide measures to evaluate disease progression and the efficacy of candidate therapeutics.
MDF and its international team of clinical care partners just met in Miami to draft consensus-based Care Considerations for doctors, pharmaceutical companies and federal regulators reviewing potential therapies. Read more in this article.
A new quality of life study found that some DM2 patients are impacted as severely as those with DM1. Read more on the findings here.