TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 21, 2012 — Greater understanding of the causes and natural histories of neuromuscular diseases, and translation of the latest research advances into potential treatments are the focus of new projects funded by the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s latest round of grants.
TUCSON, Ariz. —The Muscular Dystrophy Association today announced the launch of its Bridge-to-Industry (B2I) program, a pilot project designed to train promising researchers in translational research by providing experience both in academia and the biopharmaceutical industry.
TUCSON, Ariz. — The Muscular Dystrophy Association, which has invested almost $39 million in 2010 in worldwide research seeking treatments and cures for muscle diseases, today announced that it has awarded $14.1 million in new grants.
LOS ANGELES — The Muscular Dystrophy Association and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles announced today a new clinical partnership for a multidisciplinary pediatric clinic that will provide care to Southern California children living with neuromuscular diseases.
TUCSON, Ariz. — The Muscular Dystrophy Association’s latest round of grants allocates more than $12 million to the support of 38 research projects investigating the causes of, and potential treatments for, a number of forms of neuromuscular disease.