Research Updates Winter 2013

Article Highlights:

The research news featured in Research Updates is a compilation of Quest News Online and MDA/ALS Newsmagazine Online articles posted between issues of the print magazine (Sept. 3-Nov. 28, 2012).

Here's a list of the diseases covered during that period:

To see Research Updates as it appears in the January 2013 print issue, download the Winter 2013 PDF.

by Quest Staff on January 7, 2013 - 9:05am

Quest Vol. 20, No. 1

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ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)

Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD)

Congental muscular dystrophy (CMD)

Centronuclear myopathy (CNM)

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)

Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD)

Friedreich's ataxia (FA)

Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD)

Mitochondrial myopathy and metabolic disorders

Myasthenia gravis (MG)

Pompe disease (acid maltase deficiency)

Spinal-bulbar muscular atrophy (SBMA)

Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA)

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