Finding a cure for Duchenne

We accelerate treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy: 
the biggest genetic killer of children worldwide

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DRF marks World Duchenne Awareness Day #WDAD16

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DRF raises £1.2 million to help beat Duchenne

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Ten posts in place to support UK clinical trial capacity

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Duchenne patients recruited for steroid replacement study

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DRF’s Chief Scientific Advisor first to correct Duchenne genetic error with cutting edge CRISPR technology

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Help us beat Duchenne

Our mission

We aim to stop Duchenne muscular dystrophy being a death sentence for hundreds of thousands of boys worldwide.

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Our impact

We are helping turn the hope of treatments into reality. Critical supportive drugs are in clinical trial thanks to our funds.

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In the last 3 years we have given more than £1.5m to ground-breaking research projects.
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