Latest Becker's muscular dystrophy Stories

2010-04-15 13:54:03

Researchers from Université Laval's Faculty of Medicine and the CHUQ Research Center have proven that it is possible to repair the defective gene responsible for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

2010-03-16 16:10:00

By administering a chemical called a 'molecular band-aid,' U of M researchers were able to prevent heart injury in dystrophic canines

2010-03-04 08:00:00

Fundraising Event Will Benefit Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy OAK LAWN, Ill., March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, March 12, 2010, The Oak Lawn Community High School Spartans gym will be transformed into its own Dancing with the Stars when for one night only, the gym will become Dancing with the Spartans.

2010-01-21 16:56:51

A study published in today's online edition the American Journal of Human Genetics, allowed the first identification of a new form of adult onset muscular dystrophy.

2010-01-19 13:09:00

Dedicated to Saving Children's Lives in CHASE COMMUNITY GIVING CHALLENGE MIDDLETOWN, Ohio and DALE CITY, Va., Jan.

2010-01-19 08:00:00

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc.

2010-01-14 14:45:48

Investigators in The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital have identified a link between specific modifications of the dystrophin gene and the age of cardiac disease onset in patients with Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD).

2010-01-06 01:20:00

AMSTERDAM, January 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amsterdam Molecular Therapeutics (Euronext: AMT), a leader in the field of human gene therapy, announced today that it will receive an Innovation Credit of up to EUR 4 million from the Dutch government to support the development of AMT's gene therapy treatment for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).

2010-01-05 11:00:00

New Additions to Organization Will Focus on Research, Advocacy, and Outreach MIDDLETOWN, Ohio, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patricia A.

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