Maurice Swanson, Ph.D., Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology at University of Florida, Gainesville, and a team of researchers have found that the muscleblind-like 2 (MBNL2) protein in the central nervous system (CNS) may be responsible for the neurological impacts of myotonic dystrophy
MDF programs enhance the lives of people living with myotonic dystrophy (DM), and maximize research focused on finding treatments and a cure for this disease. Your contributions help us to deliver essential support and information to patients, families and the medical community, fund our research grants, raise awareness, and build research support programs. We couldn't do it without you.
Please donate today - and make a difference for the tens of thousands of people living with DM.
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Make your check out to Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (or MDF) and send it to:
Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation
P.O. Box 29543
San Francisco, CA 94129
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