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2015-03-02 20:24:03

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cure SMA recently announced a new $315,000 drug discovery grant to the California Institute of Biomedical Research (CALIBR).

2015-03-02 08:31:56

CARLSBAD, Calif., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2015-02-27 23:04:32

MDA research grantee Charles Gersbach announces potentially game-changing advance in gene modification for boys and young men with DMD. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February

2015-02-18 16:26:06

Product holds potential for replacing glucocorticoids in Duchenne muscular dystrophy and other chronic inflammatory states SILVER SPRING, Md. and CHICAGO, Feb.

upper extremity movement
2015-02-06 15:15:13

Researchers at Nationwide Children's Hospital have developed a way to measure upper extremity movement in patients with muscular dystrophy using interactive video game technology. Their hope is to expand inclusion criteria for clinical trials to incorporate patients using wheelchairs.

mitochondrial DNA
2014-12-17 08:29:53

Study could lead to mitochondrial DNA blood tests to foretell future risk.

2014-12-16 08:29:56

ISIS-DMPK Rx Extends the Targeting of Antisense Drugs to Include Muscle Tissue CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2014-11-23 23:01:47

A Newport Beach based charity committed to raising awareness about Duchenne muscular dystrophy and funding for research, has awarded University of California, Los Angeles Professor Rachelle Crosbie-Watson

2014-11-07 16:23:40

Networking event at MIT Museum will build bridges among stakeholders in the quest for treating muscle diseases HACKENSACK, N.J., Nov.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.