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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


International Myotonic Dystrophy Consortium Meeting

San Francisco, USA
5-9 September 2017

Abstract submission extended until June 18
Travel grants available for registered early career investigators 


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.



Linker proteins restore basement membrane and correct LAMA2-related muscular dystrophy in mice.

Reinhard JR, Lin S, McKee KK, Meinen S, Crosson SC, Sury M, Hobbs S, Maier G, Yurchenco PD, Rüegg MA.
Sci Transl Med. 2017 Jun 28;9(396)

01 Juli 2017

Improving Reproducibility of Phenotypic Assessments in the DyW Mouse Model of Laminin-α2 Related Congenital Muscular Dystrophy.

Willmann R, Gordish-Dressman H, Meinen S, Rüegg MA, Yu Q, Nagaraju K, Kumar A, Girgenrath M, Coffey CBM, Cruz V, Van Ry PM, Bogdanik L, Lutz C, Rutkowski A, Burkin DJ.
J Neuromuscul Dis....

23 Juni 2017

Selective in vivo removal of pathogenic anti-MAG autoantibodies, an antigen-specific treatment option for anti-MAG neuropathy.

Herrendorff R, Hänggi P, Pfister H, Yang F, Demeestere D, Hunziker F, Frey S, Schaeren-Wiemers N, Steck AJ, Ernst B.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017 May 2;114(18)

30 Mai 2017

TRPC1 and TRPC4 channels functionally interact with STIM1L to promote myogenesis and maintain fast repetitive Ca2+ release in human myotubes.

Antigny F, Sabourin J, Saüc S, Bernheim L, Koenig S, Frieden M.
Biochim Biophys Acta. 2017 May;1864(5):806-813.

19 Mai 2017