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New, sensitive screening test may allow clinicians to accurately detect Pompe disease

New, sensitive screening test may allow clinicians to accurately detect Pompe disease

Clinical trial results could lead to treatment of heart disease in Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients

Clinical trial results could lead to treatment of heart disease in Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients

MDA announces 13 new research grants to advance treatment for neuromuscular diseases

MDA announces 13 new research grants to advance treatment for neuromuscular diseases

Preclinical study demonstrates efficacy of gene therapy in treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Preclinical study demonstrates efficacy of gene therapy in treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Millions of kids fall outside Senate plan to shield disabled from Medicaid cuts

Millions of kids fall outside Senate plan to shield disabled from Medicaid cuts

Honda gives $1 million gift to Nationwide Children’s Hospital to enhance pediatric mobility

Honda gives $1 million gift to Nationwide Children’s Hospital to enhance pediatric mobility

Targeting RNA repeats

Targeting RNA repeats

Gene therapy treats myotubular myopathy in dogs

Gene therapy treats myotubular myopathy in dogs

New research offers more insights into development of Kennedy's disease

New research offers more insights into development of Kennedy's disease

Researchers develop molecule that binds to GAA enzymes key to progress of Pompe disease

Researchers develop molecule that binds to GAA enzymes key to progress of Pompe disease

Combination of sugar and polyphenols may prevent occurrence of neurodegenerative disease

Combination of sugar and polyphenols may prevent occurrence of neurodegenerative disease

Study explores two new antibodies believed to cause myasthenia gravis

Study explores two new antibodies believed to cause myasthenia gravis

ResMed announces definitive agreement to acquire Brightree

ResMed announces definitive agreement to acquire Brightree

Identifying and avoiding wasteful or unnecessary medical tests

Identifying and avoiding wasteful or unnecessary medical tests

Researchers identify factors that increase risk of cardiac arrest during pediatric spine surgeries

Researchers identify factors that increase risk of cardiac arrest during pediatric spine surgeries

U of T study provides hope for treating ALS and FTD

U of T study provides hope for treating ALS and FTD

Researchers unlock structural details of key protein to treat neuromuscular disease

Researchers unlock structural details of key protein to treat neuromuscular disease

Novel wound closure technique may reduce complication rates for patients with scoliosis

Novel wound closure technique may reduce complication rates for patients with scoliosis

Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy commonly misdiagnosed

Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy commonly misdiagnosed

Isis Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca to develop antisense therapies for cardiovascular, metabolic, renal diseases

Isis Pharmaceuticals, AstraZeneca to develop antisense therapies for cardiovascular, metabolic, renal diseases