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M&M’s – Muscle Monday Seminar – 24 January – Florent Ginhoux (Singapore)

Macrophage Biology: From Development to Functions Monday January 24th, 2022 – 12:00 – 13:00 Florent Ginhoux (Senior Principal Investigator, Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN) Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)) On prior registration for people outside the Institute of Myology: > More information on the presentation and the speaker   Muscle Monday Seminars are … [Read more]

M&M’s – Muscle Monday Seminar – 17 January – Michel Khrestchatisky (France)

Development of molecular vectors for targeted delivery of RNAi via receptor-mediated transport  Monday January 17th, 2022 – 12:00-13:00 Michel Khrestchatisky (CNRS Research Director, Director of the Institute for Neurophysiopathology ; Co-Founder & Scientific Counsel of the biotechnology company Vect-Horus) On prior registration for people outside the Institute of Myology: > More information on the … [Read more]

2022, a gesture for the muscle, a gesture for life

Dear patients and their families, Dear donors, Dear partners, We wish you a very happy New Year and, especially, very good health. We hope the New Year gives you the energy needed to help you accomplish projects that are close to your heart. We extend our warm thanks to the generous donors who supported us … [Read more]

ERN EURO-NMD webinar, December 16th : Profs Tracey Willis & Derek Willis (UK)

Palliative care in Neuromuscular Disorders Thursday December 16th, 2021 – 4pm-5pm (Paris time) Prof. Tracey Willis (Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic and District Hospital NHS Trust, Oswestry, UK; Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, UK) & Prof. Derek Willis (Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust · Severn hospice, Shrewsbury, UK) Inscription :   Organised by … [Read more]

M&M’s – Muscle Monday Seminar – 6 December – Walter R. Frontera (Puerto Rico)

Aging muscle in humans: a translational story Monday December 6th 2021 from 12:30 to 13:30  Walter R. Frontera, MD, PhD, FRCP (Professor in the Departments of Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation, and Sports Medicine (PM&R) and Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Puerto Rico (UPR)) On prior registration for people outside the Institute of Myology: More … [Read more]

Release of the 88th newsletter from the Institute – November 2021

In a few days, the 2021 Telethon will kick off! Soprano, the mentor of this edition, will be in the spotlight alongside the AFM-Telethon, families and thousands of volunteers. Everyone will do their utmost to raise the counter during the 30 hours.   Among the highlights of this year, the 1st LOVERUN BY TÉLÉTHON. The … [Read more]

The institute’s teams present at the ‘Journées de la Société Française de Myologie’

The 18th ‘Journées de la Société Française de Myologie’ will be held from November 24 to 26, 2021 in Saint-Etienne, France. This meeting is a privileged moment for exchanges between clinicians and fundamental researchers around the latest discoveries in the field of myology.  During this edition, an important place will be given to plenary sessions … [Read more]

The operation ‘1000 researchers in schools in France and abroad’ continues

The operation “1000 researchers in schools in France and abroad” bringing together researchers, middle and high school students, for a moment of sharing intended to discover the reality of research, is underway and will end on the 3rd December, the day the Telethon 2021 will be launched.  Once again, this year, a large number of … [Read more]

Myasthenia gravis: launch of the MYaEX study

The Institute of Myology and AFM-Telethon are launching MYaEX, a large national survey regarding persons with myasthenia gravis, congenital myasthenic syndrome or Lambert Eaton myasthenic syndrome.  The main objective of this study is to help to understand what determines the practice of physical exercise in these pathologies of the neuromuscular junction, and to identify the … [Read more]

Grand Live Special Ambition Myology Foundation with Dr Vincent Varlet in replay

Discover projet DATAMYO and digital challenges for research.  Vincent VARLET, Secretary General of the Institute of Myology, presented on Thursday 18 November at 6.30 p.m., our research center dedicated to the Science of Muscle and its DataMyo project which places digital and artificial intelligence at the heart of research development issues in order to improve diagnosis and … [Read more]