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12/06/2018 - 8:40am

MDF advocate Glen Wiggans, MD recently participated in the evaluation of research applications submitted to the Peer-reviewed Medical Research Program (PRMRP) sponsored by the Department of Defense. Glen was nominated for participation in the program by MDF. As a consumer reviewer, he was a full voting member of the review panel, along with prominent scientists, to help determine how the $330 million appropriated by Congress for Fiscal Year 2018 will be spent on PRMRP research.

12/06/2018 - 8:31am

A tropical paradise was the ideal spot for the 2018 Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation’s (MDF) Annual Gala, November 8th – 10th. MDF supporters from Hawaii and the mainland came together for three days of fun activities, including: casual and competitive bike excursions, a cocktail party on Thursday evenin

11/06/2018 - 8:42am

DTI detects specific changes in the corticospinal tract, reflecting cortical gray matter volume reductions linked to DM1 motor function deficits.

11/06/2018 - 7:35am

Development, validation, and use of CNS clinical outcome assessments in DM1 must consider their interactions with other parameters of patient functioning.

11/06/2018 - 6:17am

An innate immune response pathway, the induction of interferon type 1, rather than activation of autophagy, is responsible for impaired myogenesis in CDM.

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