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April 23, 2019

Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Ohio State University have operated a 5-day myology training course for the last seven years.  The course includes common lectures in the mornings and separate clinical and laboratory tracks in the afternoons.

April 23, 2019

Recent announcements from three biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies reflect the increasing interest in and tractability of myotonic dystrophy for therapy development. Short summaries and links to the press releases are provided here.

April 11, 2019

Dr. Vincent Dion awarded $250,000 grant to pursue gene editing technology development to find a cure for DM.

April 11, 2019

The Myotonic Dystrophy Clinical Research Network (DMCRN) sites are currently conducting a critically-important research study designed to help drug developers successfully design clinical trials and understand how to assess the efficacy of potential therapies.

April 11, 2019

MDF designed this volunteer initiative to educate the next generation of medical professionals about myotonic dystrophy in order to improve clinical care and shorten the diagnostic odyssey. We need you!

March 19, 2019

Disorders of sleep and breathing are well characterized for DM1, but what about DM2?

March 19, 2019

A new review looks at the opportunities and hurdles for genome editing in neuromuscular disease.

March 19, 2019

Respiratory dysfunction in DM1 draws new attention.

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