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AFM call on RNA projects

AFM launches its first international call for proposals for Translational Research Projects on RNA as therapeutic target or as therapeutic product. This call will open the 17th May 2016 to any research project aimed at accelerating promising research towards innovative therapies for neuromuscular and rare disorders, using RNA-based therapeutic or RNA as therapeutic target. Application deadline for proposals is 28 June 2016.

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2016 New Directions in Biology and Disease of Skeletal Muscle Conference

29 June- 2 July 2016, Orlando, USA

The conference will highlight current developments in muscle biology, disease, and therapy with presentations by leading international researchers. 

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Die FSRMM im Fernseher

Am 29. April 2016 durfte die FSRMM bei einer 15-minutigen Sendung sich und ihre Ziele und Erfolge präsentieren.

Sendung ansehen


Role of the JP45-calsequestrin complex on calcium entry in slow twitch skeletal muscles.

Mosca B, Eckhardt J, Bergamelli L, Treves S, Bongianino R, De Negri M, Priori SG, Protasi F, Zorzato F.
J Biol Chem. 2016 May 4

14 Juni 2016

Non-invasive Imaging and Tracking of Engineered Human Muscle Precursor Cells for Skeletal Muscle Tissue Engineering Using Positron Emission Tomography.

Haralampieva D, Betzel T, Dinulovic I, Salemi S, Stoelting M, Krämer S, Schibli R, Sulser T, Handschin C, Eberli D, Ametamey SM.
J Nucl Med. 2016 May 19

19 Mai 2016

Functional characterization of orbicularis oculi and extraocular muscles.

Sekulic-Jablanovic M, Ullrich ND, Goldblum D, Palmowski-Wolfe A, Zorzato F, Treves S.
J Gen Physiol. 2016 May;147(5):395-406.

13 Mai 2016