Last Updated: Sunday, January 05, 2014, 17:22
Researchers have revealed an atomic-level view of a genetic defect that causes a form of muscular dystrophy, myotonic dystrophy type 2.
Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 19:22
A burnt sugar derivative, when purified and given in appropriate doses, helps in improving muscle regeneration in a mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 18:43
Researchers have identified small molecules, which allow complete control over a genetic defect responsible for muscular dystrophy.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 08, 2012, 17:08
In a new study, researchers have discovered the missing pieces to the puzzle surrounding muscular dystrophy that could ultimately lead to a therapy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 17:52
Injecting a novel human protein into muscle affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy significantly increases its size and strength, scientists have discovered.
Last Updated: Monday, November 12, 2012, 16:55
Researchers have discovered two genetic mutations responsible for the third most common form of muscular dystrophy, paving way for new treatments for the disease.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 07, 2012, 16:47
Scientists have been able to identify a number of new genes that cause neuromuscular disorders like motor neurone disease and muscular dystrophy, thanks to new scientific techniques.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 22, 2012, 15:54
The venom of the Chilean rose tarantula has a protein that holds promise for keeping muscular dystrophy at bay, scientists say.