Myotonic Dystrophies

Myotonic dystrophies are inherited neuromuscular disorders characterized by progressive muscular wasting (dystrophy) and muscular stiffness (myotonia). It affects both muscles and others organs such as heart, eye, breathing appartus, endocrine system, digestive tract or nervous system, these are multisystem diseases.

Clinical trials on MD ongoing at the Institute:

  • PsyDM1 : Social cognition and executive functions in pediatric DM1 disease
  • Steinert : Factors associated with hypoventilation in the myotonic dystrophy

 

Acronym

PsyDM1

Steinert

Study Type RBM-HPS RBM-HPS
Trial type National multicentre trial Non-randomized multicentre trial
Pathology DM1 DM1
Principal investigator
Nathalie Angeard Thierry Perez
Sponsor AIM SPLF
Fundings AIM CHRU Lille
Study status Ongoing Ongoing
Recruitment status Ongoing Closed
Population Child Adult
Contact k.chikhaoui@institut-myologie.org