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New Directions in Biology and Disease of Skeletal Muscle Conference 2018

New Orleans, 25-28 June 2018

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

Abstract submission deadlines:
oral presentations: until April 13
poster presentations: until May 14  Submission page

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Riassunto workshop ENMC

The position of the neuromuscular patient in Shared Decision Making. 19-20 January 2018

disponibile in italiano

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6th Rare Disease Summer School

Kartause Ittingen, 11-13 July 2018

The 6th radiz Rare Diseases Summer School will focus on a wide variety of subjects in the arena of rare diseases, from disease mechanisms and animal models, to improving diagnoses, to novel therapeutics.

Applications deadline: 23 April

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Molecular mechanisms of muscle wasting during aging and disease

Ascona, 23-28 September 2018

This meeting will focus on the molecular mechanisms involved in muscle wasting diseases including cachexia, sarcopenia and muscular dystrophies. Its focus on disease aspects in skeletal muscle, its interactive format and its small size makes this meeting unique.

Abstract submission open

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The potential and benefits of repurposing existing drugs to treat rare muscular dystrophies

Hesham M. Ismail, Olivier M. Dorchies & Leonardo Scapozza
Expert Opinion on Orphan Drugs, DOI: 10.1080/21678707.2018.1452733

27 marzo 2018

Autologous Cell Therapy Approach for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy using PiggyBac Transposons and Mesoangioblasts.

Iyer PS, Mavoungou LO, Ronzoni F, Zemla J, Schmid-Siegert E, Antonini S, Neff LA, Dorchies OM, Jaconi M, Lekka M, Messina G, Mermod N.
Mol Ther. 2018 Feb 2 pii: S1525-0016(18)30028-5

13 marzo 2018

Congenital myopathies: disorders of excitation-contraction coupling and muscle contraction.

Jungbluth H, Treves S, Zorzato F, Sarkozy A, Ochala J, Sewry C, Phadke R, Gautel M, Muntoni F.
Nat Rev Neurol. 2018 Mar;14(3):151-167.

01 marzo 2018