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Institute seminar – November 26th – Markus A. Ruegg, Ph.D. (Switzerland)

Molecular mechanisms of muscle maintenance in aging and disease Monday 26 November 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Markus A. Ruegg, Ph.D. (Professor of Neurobiology, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland) Host : Laure Strochlic Institute of Myology auditorium Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière Building Babinski Entrance 82 bd Vincent Auriol metro Chevaleret

Institute seminar – November 19th – Jonathan Enriquez (France)

Motoneurons and neuropil glia: Common origins yet divergent modes of development Monday 19 November 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Jonathan Enriquez, Ph.D. (Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon (IGFL) ENS de Lyon – CNRS UMR 5242 – Lyon, France) Host : Valérie Allamand Institute of Myology auditorium Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière Building Babinski Entrance 82 bd Vincent … [Read more]

Institute seminar – November 12th – Eva Giesen (France)

Le Management Ethique et Efficace pour une recherche intègre et de qualité Monday 12 November 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Eva Giesen (Senior Scientist/CR1 INSERM, Chronic infections and Immune aging, INSERM U1135, Pierre et Marie Curie University, Hôpital Pitie-Salpetriere, Paris, France) Host : Nadège Brunel Institute of Myology auditorium Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière Building Babinski Entrance 82 bd … [Read more]

Institute seminar – November 5th – Loïc Teulier (France)

Fish muscle : A suitable model for studying bioenergetics Monday 5 November 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Loïc Teulier, PhD (University Lecturer, Laboratoire d’Ecologie des Hydrosystèmes Naturels et Anthropisés, Equipe Ecophysiologie, Comportement, Conservation, UMR 5023 CNRS – UCB Lyon 1, France) Host : Valérie Allamand Institute of Myology auditorium Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière Building Babinski Entrance 82 bd … [Read more]

Institute seminar – October 22nd – Delphine Sauce (France)

Impact of hip fracture induced-stress on the immune system of elderly Monday 22 October 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Delphine Sauce (Senior Scientist/CR1 INSERM, Chronic infections and Immune aging INSERM U1135, Sorbonne Université, Hôpital Pitié-Salpêtrière) Host : Nadège Brunel Institute of Myology auditorium Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière Building Babinski Entrance 82 bd Vincent Auriol metro Chevaleret

Institute seminar – October 15th – Prof Jamie S McPhee (UK)

Declining numbers of motor units is a primary cause of sarcopenia and weakness in old age Monday 15 October 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Prof Jamie S McPhee (Head of Department of Sport and Exercise Sciences, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Manchester Metropolitan University, U.K.) Host : Gillian Butler-Browne Auditorium E Institute of Myology Hôpital de la … [Read more]

Institute seminar – October 8th – Luis Garcia (France)

Tricyclo-DNA : Conception d’oligonucléotides antisens pour le traitement de certaines maladies neuromusculaires par modulation d’épissage Monday 8 October 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Pr. Luis GARCIA (Directeur U1179 UVSQ-INSERM, Handicap Neuromusculaire : Physiologie, Biothérapie et Pharmacologie appliquées, UFR des sciences de la santé Simone Veil, Université de Versailles St. Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) Host : Vincent Mouly Institute of Myology auditorium … [Read more]

Release of the 69th newsletter from the Institute

After a long break for the summer holidays, welcome to the latest issue of our newsletter!   The Great Family Celebration was an opportunity to look back on 60 years of struggles and victories, and to celebrate advances in research, rights and support for the patients. The kick-off of the Telethon 2018 has also been … [Read more]

The institute will participate in the Science Fair on 13th & 14th October

For this new 2018 edition of the French science fair, “Fête de la Science”, researchers at the institute offer you to follow step by step the different techniques used to bring new knowledge on the field of muscle and to create the therapies of tomorrow. Where ? Village des Sciences Sorbonne Université 4 place Jussieu … [Read more]

A French first in cardiac surgery for Duchenne and Becker myopathies

A left ventricular assist device was implanted in two patients with myopathy (Duchenne and Becker), with refractory heart failure and not eligible at this stage for transplantation. In May 2018, Dr. Denis Duboc’s team implanted a left ventricular assist device in two patients, aged 20 and 40, with myopathy (Duchenne and Becker), refractory heart failure … [Read more]