• Die Fortschritte der Forschung sind die einzige Hoffnung der Patienten auf wirksame Therapien!

     

  • Unterstützen Sie die Forschung an seltenen genetischen Muskelkrankheiten!

     

Job opportunity

PostDoc position available in the group of Prof. Nicolas Place, for a research project on skeletal muscle adaptations to acute or chronic exercise in healthy and clinical populations, plus teaching activities. Start on February 1st 2023.

Applications until December 4th here

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7th TREAT-NMD International Conference

Vancouver, Canada, 7-9 December 2022

Progress and lessons learned in the area of translational medicine in inherited neuromuscular diseases.

Registration open

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26. Kongress des Medizinisch-Wissenschaftlichen Beirates der DGM

Essen, 22-25 March 2023

This meeting will be in german.

Info and deadlines

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Telethon hilft helfen!

2.-3. Dezember 2022

Telethon hilft betroffenen Familien und unterstützt die Forschung für seltene Krankheiten.

Die Telethon Sammelaktionen haben schon begonnen! Entdecke die Veranstaltungen in deinem Kanton unter diesem Link.

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33rd international symposium on ALS/MND

Virtual, 6-9 December 2022

The biggest annual conference dedicated to ALS and MND research brings together researchers from around the world to share new understanding of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and motor neurone disease.

Registration open

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MDA clinical and scientific conference

Dallas, USA, 19-22 March 2023

Abstract submission open

Deadlines

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Early Career Programme

Interested in participating in one of the upcoming ENMC workshops? If you are a young scientist (up to 5 years from your PhD defense) you may be eligible for a free participation.

List of upcoming ENMC workshops
Young Scientists Programme, conditions and guidelines

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New papers

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Modified Erasmus GBS Respiratory Insufficiency Score: a simplified clinical tool to predict the risk of mechanical ventilation in Guillain-Barré syndrome.

Luijten LWG, Doets AY, Arends S, Dimachkie MM, Gorson KC, Islam B, Kolb NA, Kusunoki S, Papri N, Waheed W, Walgaard C, Yamagishi Y, Lingsma H, Jacobs BC; IGOS Consortium.
J Neurol Neurosurg...

25 November 2022

PolyGA targets the ER stress-adaptive response by impairing GRP75 function at the MAM in C9ORF72-ALS/FTD.

Pilotto F, Schmitz A, Maharjan N, Diab R, Odriozola A, Tripathi P, Yamoah A, Scheidegger O, Oestmann A, Dennys CN, Sinha Ray S, Rodrigo R, Kolb S, Aronica E, Di Santo S, Widmer HR, Charlet-Berguerand...

11 November 2022

Dual roles of mTORC1-dependent activation of the ubiquitin-proteasome system in muscle proteostasis.

Kaiser MS, Milan G, Ham DJ, Lin S, Oliveri F, Chojnowska K, Tintignac LA, Mittal N, Zimmerli CE, Glass DJ, Zavolan M, Rüegg MA.
Commun Biol. 2022 Oct 27;5(1):1141.

28 Oktober 2022

Back to basics: Optimization of DNA and RNA transfer in muscle cells using recent transfection reagents.

Cocchiararo I, Cornut M, Soldati H, Bonavoglia A, Castets P.
Exp Cell Res. 2022 Oct 20:113392.

20 Oktober 2022

SPTLC1 variants associated with ALS produce distinct sphingolipid signatures through impaired interaction with ORMDL proteins.

Lone MA, Aaltonen MJ, Zidell A, Pedro HF, Morales Saute JA, Mathew S, Mohassel P, Bönnemann CG, Shoubridge EA, Hornemann T.
J Clin Invest. 2022 Sep 15;132(18):e161908.

01 Oktober 2022

Rituximab in juvenile myasthenia gravis-an international cohort study and literature review.

Ramdas S, Della Marina A, Ryan MM, McWilliam K, Klein A, Jacquier D, Alabaf S, Childs AM, Parasuraman D, Beeson D, Palace J, Jungbluth H.
Eur J Paediatr Neurol. 2022 Sep;40:5-10.

30 September 2022

Azathioprine therapy induces selective NK cell Depletion and IFN-γ Deficiency predisposing to herpes virus reactivation.

Ingelfinger F, Sparano C, Bamert D, Reyes-Leiva D, Sethi A, Rindlisbacher L, Zwicky P, Kreutmair S, Widmer CC, Mundt S, Cortés-Vicente E, Tugues S, Becher B, Schreiner B.
J Allergy Clin Immunol....

22 September 2022

Immortalized human myoblast cell lines for the delivery of therapeutic proteins using encapsulated cell technology.

Lathuiliere A, Vernet R, Charrier E, Urwyler M, Von Rohr O, Belkouch MC, Saingier V, Bouvarel T, Guillarme D, Engel A, Salmon P, Laumonier T, Grogg J, Mach N.
Mol Ther Methods Clin Dev. 2022 Aug...

12 August 2022

SPTLC1 variants associated with ALS produce distinct sphingolipid signatures through impaired interaction with ORMDL proteins.

Lone MA, Aaltonen MJ, Zidell A, Pedro HF, Morales Saute JA, Mathew S, Mohassel P, Bonnemann CG, Shoubridge EA, Hornemann T.
J Clin Invest. 2022 Jul 28:e161908.

28 Juli 2022

Probing the Interactions of Splicing Regulatory Small Molecules and Proteins with U1 snRNP Using NMR Spectroscopy.

Campagne S, de Vries T, Allain FH.
Methods Mol Biol. 2022;2537:247-262.

22 Juli 2022