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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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Die FSRMM im Fernseher

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

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20th International SMA Researcher Meeting

16-18 June 2016, Anaheim, USA

The International SMA Researcher Meeting is the biggest Spinal Muscular Atrophy research conference in the world.  This year's special session "The Changing Landscape of SMA: Consideration of Future Needs"discusses the changing landscape in SMA as possible drug approvals near. 

Registration open

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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

Alterations to mTORC1 signaling in the skeletal muscle differentially affect whole-body metabolism.

Guridi M, Kupr B, Romanino K, Lin S, Falcetta D, Tintignac L, Rüegg MA.
Skelet Muscle. 2016 Mar 21;6:13.

04 April 2016

In vivo assessment of muscle membrane properties in myotonic dystrophy.

Tan SV, Z'Graggen WJ, Boërio D, Turner C, Hanna MG, Bostock H.
Muscle Nerve. 2016 Jan 20

04 März 2016