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Job opportunity

Senior Research Scientist and a postdoctoral fellow to join the Helen Blau Lab in the Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology, Stanford University School of Medicine.

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IIM Meeting

The Interuniversity Institute of Myology holds its 18th meeting virtually.

October 21st: pre-meeting Advanced Myology Course dedicated to young trainees.
October 22-24th: scientific meeting

Registrations and abstract submission until 10 September.


"Themed workshops" Call

The first ENMC call for "Themed workshops" (workshops that adress a particularly urgent/needed topic in the neuromuscular research and patients community) is: Post-Covid-19: issues and opportunities for the neuromuscular field. To apply with a workshop on this topic, please follow the guidelines of ENMC workshop applications.

Deadline: 30 September 2021
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The 26th International Annual Congress of the World Muscle Society

Online, 20-24 September 2021

Rather than the usual topic format, this year abstract submission will be based on a longer list of topics.

Registration open, Programme available


Grant opportunity

Coalition to Cure Calpain 3 requests applications for research and translational projects related to calpain 3 and limb-girdle muscular dystrophy type 2A.

Deadline: 1 November 2021


Grant opportunity

The Care-for-Rare Science Award, sponsored by the Werner Reichenberger Foundation, should give scientists the chance to initiate a basic or clinical research project in the field of rare diseases. 

Deadline 31 July 2021. More information


NMJ Research Conference

5-8 October 2021, virtual

Virtual NMJ Research Conference organised for early career researchers by early career researchers. Follow on Twitter for programme and abstract submisssion.


Early Career 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


Newborn screening programs for spinal muscular atrophy worldwide: Where we stand and where to go. Dangouloff T, Vrščaj E, Servais L, Osredkar D; SMA NBS World Study Group.

Dangouloff T, Vrščaj E, Servais L, Osredkar D; SMA NBS World Study Group.
Neuromuscul Disord. 2021 Jun;31(6):574-582.

29 juin 2021

An in vitro reconstituted U1 snRNP allows the study of the disordered regions of the particle and the interactions with proteins and ligands.

Campagne S, de Vries T, Malard F, Afanasyev P, Dorn G, Dedic E, Kohlbrecher J, Boehringer D, Cléry A, Allain FH.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2021 Jun 21;49(11):e63.

21 juin 2021

Transcriptomic, proteomic and phosphoproteomic underpinnings of daily exercise performance and Zeitgeber activity of training in mouse muscle.

Maier G, Delezie J, Westermark PO, Santos G, Ritz D, Handschin C.
J Physiol. 2021 Jun 18

18 juin 2021

Functional Characterization of Endogenously Expressed Human RYR1 Variants.

Treves S, Girard T, Zorzato F.
J Vis Exp. 2021 Jun 9;(172).

09 juin 2021

Is myopathy part of long-Covid?

Rodriguez B, Nansoz S, Cameron DR, Z'Graggen WJ.
Clin Neurophysiol. 2021 Jun;132(6):1241-1242.

31 mai 2021

Structural and functional analysis of LIM domain-dependent recruitment of paxillin to αvβ3 integrin-positive focal adhesions.

Ripamonti M, Liaudet N, Azizi L, Bouvard D, Hytönen VP, Wehrle-Haller B.
Commun Biol. 2021 Mar 29;4(1):380.

24 mai 2021

Single-cell profiling of myasthenia gravis identifies a pathogenic T cell signature.

Single-cell profiling of myasthenia gravis identifies a pathogenic T cell signature.
Ingelfinger F, Krishnarajah S, Kramer M, Utz SG, Galli E, Lutz M, Zwicky P, Akarca AU, Jurado NP, Ulutekin C,...

17 mai 2021

Nanopattern surface improves cultured human myotube maturation.

Brunetti J, Koenig S, Monnier A, Frieden M.
Skelet Muscle. 2021 May 5;11(1):12.

05 mai 2021