research conference

MDA hosted ‘viewing parties’ around the country to watch a live session from the International Myotonic Dystrophy Consortium

posted on November 29, 2011 - 6:00am
As part of the upcoming International Myotonic Dystrophy Consortium (IDMC-8) in Clearwater, Fla., a session will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, to provide a research update for individuals and families affected by myotonic muscular dystrophy (MMD).
posted on July 1, 2011 - 1:01pm
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 3
New CMS-causing genetic mutations indentified Scientists supported in part by MDA have identified mutations in the gene for the plectin protein as a rare cause of a congenital myasthenic syndrome (CMS).
posted on January 1, 2006 - 2:22pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 1
Some 220 professionals — physicians associated with MDA who treat patients with neuromuscular diseases, and MDA-supported scientists conducting research on these conditions — gathered in Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 17 through Nov. 19 for Translating Basic Research Into Clinical Strategies.