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Latest Duchenne muscular dystrophy Stories

2013-09-01 12:20:12

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Get ready for a "Larger than Life" performance when the Backstreet Boys open the 48th annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon this Labor Day weekend on Sunday, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130901/DC72508 )(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130813/DC63041LOGO ) The multiplatinum group of A. J. McLean, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson and Brian...

2013-08-31 23:03:14

Final tote tallied through Labor Day at midnight. TUCSON, Ariz., (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 For the first time ever, viewers tuning in to the 2013 MDA Show of Strength Telethon Sunday will be able to keep track of telethon donations through a new online tote board feature that will continuously update as the show airs on ABC stations nationwide at 9/8c. Viewers will be able to check MDA’s website, mda.org, for regular updates on how much is being raised through the telethon as the show...

2013-08-30 23:19:33

48th annual show to air on ABC television stations across the country this Sunday. TUCSON, Ariz., (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The Grand Ole Opry will be showcased this weekend on the MDA Show of Strength Telethon when an Opry performance by hit-maker Luke Bryan is aired on the 48th annual show, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country. During the two-hour broadcast, Bryan sings one of his early hits "Country Man" as part of the telethon, which in the past...

2013-08-29 23:18:59

Teen pop sensation makes his first national television appearance since taking home the 2013 "Artist to Watch" award at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. Tucson, Ariz. (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Teen pop sensation Austin Mahone will make his first national television appearance since taking home the 2013 "Artist to Watch" award at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards with a special performance on the 48th annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC...

2013-08-28 23:19:10

Two-time Emmy Award winner, Grammy Award winner, and multi-platinum recording artist Paula Abdul will make her second consecutive appearance on the MDA Show of Strength Telethon. Tucson, Ariz., (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Two-time Emmy Award winner, Grammy Award winner, and multi-platinum recording artist Paula Abdul will make her second consecutive appearance on the MDA Show of Strength Telethon Labor Day weekend, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country. Abdul,...

2013-08-26 23:17:31

Platinum-selling country star will perform his summer anthem and current single "Radio" on the 48th annual national broadcast. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Platinum-selling country star Darius Rucker will perform his summer anthem and current single "Radio" from his new album True Believers on the 48th annual national broadcast of the MDA Show of Strength Telethon on Labor Day weekend, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country....

2013-08-26 08:25:20

-Two publications further validate the use of 6MWT as a primary endpoint in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) clinical trials- SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Data published in the medical journal Muscle & Nerve demonstrate the clinical meaningfulness of the 6-minute walk test (6MWT) as a primary endpoint to measure disease progression and walking ability in ambulatory Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) trials. The research also showed that a range of 20 to...

2013-08-22 23:01:34

MDA National Goodwill Ambassador makes second national TV appearance as show announcer. TUCSON, Ariz. (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Bryson Foster of Concord, N.C., is set to open the 48th annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon this Labor Day weekend, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country. The energetic 13-year-old will make his second consecutive network television appearance as the Muscular Dystrophy Association's National Goodwill Ambassador during the...

2013-08-15 12:28:02

HACKENSACK, N.J., Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) - the nation's leading voice for patients and families impacted by Duchenne muscular dystrophy (Duchenne) - awarded Mitchell's Run Thru Rockford and the Peterson family with a "Change It Champion" Award, honoring 15 years of commitment to the Duchenne community by hosting their yearly event in Rockford, Michigan. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100119/DC39975LOGO )...

2013-08-14 12:26:57

Leading Duchenne Organization Announces Request for Applications Focused on the Development of Oligos HACKENSACK, N.J., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) - the nation's leading voice for patients and families impacted by Duchenne muscular dystrophy (Duchenne) - announced that it will fund up to $1 million in projects by mid-2014 focused on the development of antisense oligonucleotides or other techniques to skip exons that are not...