pentamidine

posted on December 31, 2009 - 1:17am
Featured in this issue: Duchenne and Becker MD ** Facioscapulohumeral MD ** Friedreich's ataxia ** Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy ** Myotonic dystrophy ** Spinal muscular atrophy
posted on December 31, 2009 - 1:17am
QUEST Vol. 17, No. 1
Featured in this issue: Duchenne and Becker MD ** Facioscapulohumeral MD ** Friedreich's ataxia ** Limb-Girdle muscular dystrophy ** Myotonic dystrophy ** Spinal muscular atrophy

A small-molecule compound counteracts some of the effects of abnormal genetic instructions in MMD1

posted on November 3, 2009 - 10:00pm
  A compound that has the potential to be refined and modified into a treatment for type 1 myotonic dystrophy (MMD1, or DM1) has been identified by researchers at the University of Oregon in Eugene, and the University of Rochester (N.Y.) School of Medicine and Dentistry.