This article includes items about: Duchenne muscular dystrophy, limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, Becker muscular dystrophy, myotonic muscular dystrophy, fascioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy, Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, spinal muscular atrophy, Friedreich's ataxia, myasthenia gravis and centronuclear myopathy
Featured in this issue: News about clinical trials in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Pompe disease and myotonic muscular dystrophy type 1
Canadian team will pursue cell transplants in men with DMD, BMD
Vitamin C aids CMT1A mice
High doses of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) can improve or stabilize motor function in mice with a particular form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease, say researchers in France, who published their results in the April issue of Nature Medicine.