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2023, every gesture counts

Dear patients and their families, Dear donors, Dear partners, All the teams and collaborators of the Institute of Myology send you their best wishes for happiness and success and wish you excellent health. May this new year, full of promise, be synonymous with progress and success and enable us to accomplish the projects we cherish. … [Read more]

Téléthon 2022 : € 78 051 091. Thank you very much!

The Téléthon 30-hour-long broadcast ended with donations totaling 78 051 091 euros. From Guebwiller to Cassis, Dijon, Lorient and Cap-Ferret, millions of people came together again for the Téléthon, this unique celebration with its thousands of events. A vital support for the families and researchers, “these saving lives maniacs” as Kev Adams called them. But … [Read more]

Two awards for the Institute at the 2022 SFM Annual Meeting

Young scientists working in the team “Cell and molecular orchestration in muscle regeneration, aging and in pathologies” led by Capucine Trollet and Vincent Mouly, at the Institute’s Myology Centre for Research have just been awarded by the French Myology Society (SFM). Alexis Boulinguiez, a post-doctoral student, received the “Impulse” prize, which aims to support young … [Read more]

Symposium 2022 – The Gene Therapy Revolution Underway: The Latest Advances – Novembre 16th, 2022, Paris

The GTRU 2022, an international scientific symposium dedicated to the advances and challenges of gene therapy, will be held on Wednesday 16 November 2022 from 9 am to 6.30 pm at the Imagine Institute at Necker Hospital (Paris). This event called ” The Gene Therapy Revolution Underway : The Latest Advances ” is organised by … [Read more]

The work of two researchers from the Institute awarded at the WMS

Two researchers from the institute were awarded prizes for their work at the WMS 2022 conference held in Halifax, Canada, and online from 11 to 15 October 2022. They received the Elsevier Subscription Prize: Harmen Reyngoult, co-team leader of NMR Laboratory – Spectroscopy Laboratory in the Neuromuscular Investigation Center, was awarded the prize for his Selected Flash poster: … [Read more]

M&M’s – Muscle Monday Seminar – 17 November – Pascale Bomont (France)

Intermediate filaments: from mechanisms in giant axonal neuropathy to therapeutic perspectives for IF-pathies– November 17th, 2022 – 12:00 – 13:00 Pascale Bomont, PhD (ERC group leader, INSERM Research Director NeuroMyoGene Institute, Lyon, France)   On prior registration for people outside the Institute of Myology: : More information on the presentation and the speaker   Muscle Monday … [Read more]

Experts from the Institute at WMS 2022

The 27th World Muscle Society International Congress (WMS) will be held from October 11 to 15, 2022 in Halifax, Canada, as well as in a virtual version on the congress platform. International muscle experts will gather to discuss basic research, clinical trials and therapeutic advances in neuromuscular diseases. Researchers and clinicians from the Institute will be present, both … [Read more]

ERN EURO-NMD webinar, Oct. 13th : Robert Pangalila (The Netherlands)

Quality of life in Neuromuscular Disease Thursday October 13th, 2022 – 16:00-17:00 (Paris time) Robert Pangalila (Rijndam Rehabilitation Clinic and Erasmus University Medical Centre, The Netherlands)    Please register here to attend the webinar   Webinar organised by EURO-NMD in collaboration with ERN-RND and EAN.

‘Fête de la Science’ – October 10th to 13th

From October 10th to 13th, we will celebrate ‘Fête de la science’, a science festival taking place in different French regions and organizations all around the country. On this special thematic week, researchers supported by AFM-Téléthon offer to share live discussions around research topics, directly from their labs. This event aims to better understand scientific … [Read more]

30 September: International Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Day

The 8th International Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Day will take place on 30 September. Organised by the LGMD Awareness Foundation, the aim of this day is to draw attention each year to this group of rare neuromuscular diseases that impact on the lives of many people, children and adults, in all regions of the … [Read more]