Becker Muscular Dystrophy

Becker Muscular Dystrophy is due to mutations in the dystrophin gene located on chromosome X, inducing severedefects in dystrophin protein. This abnormal dystrophin weakens muscular cells.


Clinical trial ongoing at the Institute:

  • Becker-HS: Heart damage in Becker myopathy : evaluation of prognostic markers
Type of research RBM-HPS
Principal investigator Karim Wahbi
Sponsor AIM
Study status Ongoing
Recruitment status Closed
Population Adult
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