• Die Fortschritte der Forschung sind die einzige Hoffnung der Patienten auf wirksame Therapien!

  • Unterstützen Sie die Forschung an seltenen genetischen Muskelkrankheiten!

World Muscle Society Congress 2017

St. Malo, France, 4-7 October 2017

You will have the opportunity to learn about the latest developments in world-wide myology during this 4-day meeting attended by established and young physicians, researchers, therapists and neuropathologists from all over the world.


ENMC Workshopsbericht

International standard for CIDP registry and biobank. 12-14 May 2017

Auf deutsch verfügbar

Recommendations for treatment of Mitochondrial DNA maintenance disorders. 16-18 June 2017




Bilder und Pressemitteilung Stipendienvergabe 2017, Basel, Mai 2017

Bilder und Videoclip Swiss Meeting on Muscle Research, Magglingen, November 2016


TREAT-NMD International Conference

27-29 November 2017, Freiburg (Germany)

The aim of this international conference is to share progress and lessons learned in the area of translational medicine in inherited neuromuscular diseases and plan for the delivery of future therapies to patients.



New job opportunity

PhD Studentship on Phenotype variability in congenital myopathies
King's College, London

see job announcement

Caloric restriction induces energy-sparing alterations in skeletal muscle contraction, fiber composition and local thyroid hormone metabolism that persist during catch-up fat upon refeeding.

De Andrade PB, Neff LA, Strosova MK, Arsenijevic D, Patthey-Vuadens O, Scapozza L, Montani JP, Ruegg UT, Dulloo AG, Dorchies OM.
Front Physiol. 2015 Sep 16;6:254

15 September 2017

Proteasomal inhibition restores biological function of mis-sense mutated dysferlin in patient-derived muscle cells.

Azakir BA, Di Fulvio S, Kinter J, Sinnreich M.
J Biol Chem. 2017 Jul 28;292(30):12542.

28 Juli 2017

Modular dispensability of dysferlin C2 domains reveals rational design for mini-dysferlin molecules.

Azakir BA, Di Fulvio S, Salomon S, Brockhoff M, Therrien C, Sinnreich M.
J Biol Chem. 2017 Jul 28;292(30):12543.

28 Juli 2017