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November 6, 2018

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

November 6, 2018

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

November 1, 2018

Ask Israel Dubin about himself, and he’ll tell you he’s a Jewish, 65-year-old retired judge, father of three wonderful adult children, and husband to a great wife. What he’s likely not to mention is that he has myotonic dystrophy type 2 (DM2).

November 1, 2018

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. 

November 1, 2018

A literature review suggests meta-analysis of cognitive studies in DM1 is both feasible and can inform understanding of disease mechanisms and patient management.

October 16, 2018

A new study lends support for a DM biomarker panel based upon patient urine exRNA assays that may serve as a pharmacodynamic biomarker for go/no go decisions in drug development for DM1.

October 16, 2018

A new review looks at the cross-disease evidence for RAN translation’s contributions to pathogenesis.

October 16, 2018

New evidence links mis-splicing of Scn5a to cardiac conduction defects and arrhythmias in DM.

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