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05/21/2014 - 10:18am

Stanford University has created the Myotonic Dystrophy Biobank to aid researchers in advancing therapies.

05/20/2014 - 2:47pm

In early May, the Foundation announced a Request for Applications for this year's MDF Fund-a-Fellow program. The Fund-a-Fellow program supports our commitment to Care and a Cure for myotonic dystrophy by attracting new investigators to the field of DM research, ultimately advancing DM science and the search for treatments.

05/16/2014 - 2:02pm

Stanford University has launched the DM Biobank to provide high-quality DM biological samples to researchers around the world. By participating in the Biobank, DM community members can play an important role in the development of new therapies that may help patients today and for generations to come.

04/18/2014 - 4:39pm

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.

03/28/2014 - 3:47pm

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.

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