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Postdoctoral position available at the institute in Trollet/Mouly team

A postdoctoral position is available in to study the causal impact of dietary intake on epigenetic regulation in muscle. We are looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to join our research team, at the Center of Research in Myology in Paris. Our group, led by Capucine Trollet and Vincent Mouly, study cell and molecular … [Read more]

Institute seminar – 7 January – Linda Pax Lowes, PT, PhD (USA)

Molecular mechanisms of  results of the AVXS 101 Gene Therapy Trial in SMA and measurement lessons learned Monday 7 January 2019 – 12:00-13:00 Linda Pax Lowes, PT, PhD (Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Associate Professor Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, USA) Host : Jean-Yves Hogrel Institute of Myology auditorium Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière Building Babinski … [Read more]

Release of the 70th newsletter from the Institute

Welcome to the 70th issue of our newsletter!   On December 7th, Telethon 2018 will begin and will be diffused on France 2. This Telethon will be marked by many victories including the first gene therapy results for neuromuscular diseases. Children who have not been able to move, sit up, raise their arms or catch … [Read more]

Institute seminar – December 10th – Erika Brunet, PhD (France)

Chromosomal translocations induced by CRISPR/Cas9: from molecular mechanisms to oncogenesis Monday 10 December 2018 – 12:00-13:00 Erika Brunet, PhD (Institut Imagine, INSERM UMR1163, Dynamics of the genome and Immune System, Hôpital Necker-Enfants malades, Paris, France) Host : Capucine Trollet Auditorium E Institute of Myology Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière 105 boulevard de l’hôpital metro St Marcel

Live from the Summer School of Myology…

The Head of the Summer School of Myology, J. Andoni URTIZBEREA, let us know of two important news: The 22nd edition of the School will take place at the Institut de Myologie of Paris next June (17-22). It is now possible to register by consulting the dedicated webpage. On another note, we wish to remind … [Read more]

Redefined priorities for the CRM – An interview with Pr. Bertrand Fontaine

The Center of Research in Myology (CRM) is a center of excellence for research on muscle and its pathologies. It is part of the Institute of Myology which also has six other distinct and complementary poles*, and which constitutes a beneficial ecosystem favoring interactions and the emergence of innovative projects. “We are in a supportive … [Read more]

University degree in genetic diseases – a multidisciplinary approach – An interview with A. Herson and M. Frischmann

Ariane Herson and Martine Frischmann are the coordinators of the university degree in genetic diseases – a multidisciplinary approach, led by Professors Alexandra Durr and Marcela Gargiulo. This training course brings together participants from both the hospital sector and medico-social and associative sectors*. The aim of this course is to transmit knowledge about genetics and … [Read more]

Bruno Cadot awarded the “Elsevier Big Prize” at the WMS Congress

Bruno Cadot* received the “Elsevier Big Prize” at the WMS Congress (2-6 October 2018 in Mendoza, Argentina) for his oral presentation on nucleus-cytoskeleton interactions and nuclear positioning during muscle development. For which projects did you receive this award? At this congress, I presented the last ten years of research that I have accomplished at the … [Read more]

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]