DTI detects specific changes in the corticospinal tract, reflecting cortical gray matter volume reductions linked to DM1 motor function deficits.
Development, validation, and use of CNS clinical outcome assessments in DM1 must consider their interactions with other parameters of patient functioning.
An innate immune response pathway, the induction of interferon type 1, rather than activation of autophagy, is responsible for impaired myogenesis in CDM.
The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation has hired a branding and design agency, A Line Studio, to review the MDF brand (our logo, name and the visual identity that defines us) and determine how to best remove the confusion between MDF and other organizations, and evolve and breathe new life into the MDF brand.
A literature review suggests meta-analysis of cognitive studies in DM1 is both feasible and can inform understanding of disease mechanisms and patient management.