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M&M’s – Muscle Monday Seminar – 28 November – Shenhav Cohen (Israel)

Desmin intermediate filament loss promotes muscle wasting during aging or disease Monday November 28th, 2022 – 12:00 – 13:00 Shenhav Cohen (Russell Berrie Institute for Nanotechnology)   On prior registration for people outside the Institute of Myology: : medecine-umrs974-myologie@sorbonne-universite.fr More information on the presentation and the speaker   Muscle Monday Seminars are organized by the … [Read more]

Apremilast, a useful additional treatment for refractory skin lesions in dermatomyositis

According to the results of a phase IIa trial conducted in the United States in 8 adult patients with dermatomyositis with well-treated resistant skin lesions and a Cutaneous Dermatomyositis Disease Area and Severity Index (CDASI) greater than 14 : the addition of 2 tablets per day of apremilast (Otezla®) 30 mg resulted in a reduction … [Read more]

M&M’s – Muscle Monday Seminar – 21 November – Brian Glancy (USA)

Sustaining Power: Building Energy Networks in Striated Muscle Monday November 21st, 2022 – 14:00 – 15:00 Brian Glancy (Earl Stadtman Investigator – NHLBI (NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  and NIAMS (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases))   On prior registration for people outside the Institute of Myology:: medecine-umrs974-myologie@sorbonne-universite.fr More information on the … [Read more]

The European Reference Network (ERN) EURO-NMD is looking for a Project Assistant (m/f)

ERN EURO-NMD European Reference Networks (ERNs) are networks involving centers of expertise and health care providers across Europe. They aim to tackle complex or rare diseases and conditions that require highly specialized treatment, as well as a concentration of knowledge and resources. Established in 2017 and co-funded by the European Commission, EURO-NMD is a European … [Read more]

The European Reference Network (ERN) EURO-NMD is looking for a Project Manager (m/f)

ERN EURO-NMD  European Reference Networks (ERNs) are networks involving centers of expertise and health care providers across Europe. They aim to tackle complex or rare diseases and conditions that require highly specialized treatment, as well as a concentration of knowledge and resources. Established in 2017 and co-funded by the European Commission, EURO-NMD is a European … [Read more]

REDs lab offers a post-doctoral position

RNA metabolism and astrocyte dysfunction in myotonic dystrophy A two-year postdoctoral position is available from early 2023, in the laboratory Repeat Expansions and Myotonic Dystrophy, at the Myology Research Centre / Institute of Myology in Paris, France. The project is funded by the French “Agence Nationale de Recherche” (ANR) and coordinated by Mario Gomes-Pereira. PROJECT … [Read more]

The Institute is recruiting a Senior Project Manager (M/F) for the European Reference Network (ERN) EURO-NMD

ERN EURO-NMD European Reference Networks (ERNs) are networks involving centers of expertise and health care providers across Europe. They aim to tackle complex or rare diseases and conditions that require highly specialized treatment, as well as a concentration of knowledge and resources. Established in 2017 and co-funded by the European Commission, EURO-NMD is a European … [Read more]

Our Myology Centre for Research offers a post-doctoral fellowship in muscle cell biology

We are looking for a highly motivated and creative muscle cell biologist to join our lab. The post-doctoral fellowship position is funded by an EQUIPE FRM grant and is open with a flexible starting date until September 2022.    Research topic The project aims at studying cell communication during human skeletal muscle regeneration in aging … [Read more]

AcadeMYO 2022: registration opens on 1st June

AcadeMYO, the digital version of the Summer School of Myology, will take place from 11 to 13 July 2022. Registration will be possible from June 1st on the AcadeMYO website. AcadeMYO comprises pre-recorded lectures  (40 from the 2021 edition with 20 additional lectures in 2022) and three live interactive sessions of 4 hours on average each, … [Read more]

A post-doctoral position is available at the Institute’s Myology Centre for Research

A two-year fully funded post-doctoral fellowship position sponsored by ANR will be available at the Myology Research Center in the group of Stéphane Vassilopoulos to assess the structure/function relationship of clathrin structures in mechanotransduction and endocytosis. The main objective is to reveal the mechanisms by which muscle cells form clathrin plaques using alternative splicing isoforms … [Read more]