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The 25th International Annual Congress of the World Muscle Society

Online, 30 September - 4 October 2020

The main thematic topics of this year are: New developments in congenital muscle disease, Gene modifiers and gene delivery in neuromuscular disorders, Advances in the treatment of neuromuscular disorders.

*NEW* WMS Challenge: the FSRMM is one of the beneficiaries!

How to participate to the challenge


IIM Myology Meeting 2020

The meeting will be held from October 16th to 18th, on a virtual platform.

Registration and abstract submission are open. Prizes will be awarded for the best oral communications and posters.

Programme and registration (until September 24)


Young Scientists Programme

Interested in participating in one of the upcoming ENMC workshops? If you are a young scientist (up to 5 years from your PhD defense) you may be eligible for a free participation.

List of upcoming ENMC workshops
Young Scientists Programme, conditions and guidelines


The neuromuscular junction is a focal point of mTORC1 signaling in sarcopenia

Daniel J. Ham, Anastasiya Börsch, Shuo Lin, Marco Thürkauf, Martin Weihrauch, Judith R. Reinhard, Julien Delezie, et al.
Nat Commun 11, 4510 (2020)

09 settembre 2020

Bi-allelic expression of the RyR1 p.A4329D mutation decreases muscle strength in slow- twitch muscles in mice.

Elbaz M, Ruiz A, Nicolay S, Tupini C, Bachmann C, Eckhardt J, Benucci S, Pelczar P, Treves S, Zorzato F.
J Biol Chem. 2020 Jun 4:jbc.RA120.013846.

24 luglio 2020

Exercise promotes satellite cell contribution to myofibers in a load-dependent manner.

Masschelein E, D'Hulst G, Zvick J, Hinte L, Soro-Arnaiz I, Gorski T, von Meyenn F, Bar-Nur O, De Bock K.
Skelet Muscle. 2020 Jul 9;10(1):21.

09 luglio 2020

Hallmarks of frailty and osteosarcopenia in prematurely aged PolgA(D257A/D257A) mice.

Scheuren AC, D'Hulst G, Kuhn GA, Masschelein E, Wehrle E, De Bock K, Müller R. J
Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle. 2020 Jun 28.

28 giugno 2020