• I progressi della ricerca sono l'unica speranza dei pazienti!


  • Sostenete la ricerca sulle malattie genetiche muscolari!


Tagung (in german)

26-27 Februar, 5-6 März 2021

Update Muskelforschung 2021, Online Fachtag

Programm und Anmeldung


Myasthenie Symposium

25 March 2021, 15:00-17:00

Insights and new diagnostics on Myasthenia gravis. Online, in english and german.

Programme and Zoom link

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


Grant opportunity

The Propelling Grant is a non-dilutive and highly competitive funding instrument aimed at financially supporting high-risk / high-reward scientific discoveries from the University of Basel, with up to 50K CHF for 6 months plus support from the Innovation Office.

Deadlines: 4 March and 23 September


Grant opportunity

The RYR-1 Foundation expects to fund a limited number of Individual Investigator Research Grants, to be awarded in mid-2021. Research priority areas are novel therapeutic approaches and prevalence studies.

Deadline extended to 8 March 2021


Mentoring Programme

Do you see yourself as a future leader in NMD research? The just launched ENMC mid-career mentoring programme aims at helping the next generation of specialists and research leaders to develop their full potential and facilitate effective communication and collaboration with multiple stakeholders in the current NMD landscape.
Deadline for the first application round: 1 July 2021.

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Molecular and phenotypic analysis of rodent models reveals conserved and species-specific modulators of human sarcopenia.

Börsch A, Ham DJ, Mittal N, Tintignac LA, Migliavacca E, Feige JN, Rüegg MA, Zavolan M.
Commun Biol. 2021 Feb 12;4(1):194.

15 febbraio 2021

NAD+ boosting reduces age-associated amyloidosis and restores mitochondrial homeostasis in muscle.

Romani M, Sorrentino V, Oh CM, Li H, de Lima TI, Zhang H, Shong M, Auwerx J. Cell Rep. 2021 Jan 19;34(3):108660.

29 gennaio 2021

Structure of SRSF1 RRM1 bound to RNA reveals an unexpected bimodal mode of interaction and explains its involvement in SMN1 exon7 splicing.

Cléry A, Krepl M, Nguyen CKX, Moursy A, Jorjani H, Katsantoni M, Okoniewski M, Mittal N, Zavolan M, Sponer J, Allain FH.
Nat Commun. 2021 Jan 18;12(1):428.

18 gennaio 2021

Texture analysis and machine learning to predict water T2 and fat fraction from non-quantitative MRI of thigh muscles in Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy.

Felisaz PF, Colelli G, Ballante E, Solazzo F, Paoletti M, Germani G, Santini F, Deligianni X, Bergsland N, Monforte M, Tasca G, Ricci E, Bastianello S, Figini S, Pichiecchio A.
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15 gennaio 2021