CRISPR

CRISPR for Duchenne Genome editing technology to correct the mutated dystrophin gene The Duchenne Research Fund has awarded a £200,000 grant to the team at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada (‘Sick Kids’), who are working on using...

GOSH coordinator

Great Ormond Street Hospital Clinical Trial Co-ordinator Manju Agarwal As part of the Newcastle Plan in 2015/16, eight patient organisations contributed £1.2m to fund at least 16 vital posts across the UK to support and expand clinical trial capacity for Duchenne...

Treat-NMD Co-ordinator

Treat-NMD Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Programme Co-ordinator Cathy Turner The Duchenne Research fund together with Duchenne UK and Joining Jack are jointly funding the Treat-NMD programme coordinator post for Duchenne at the John Walton Muscular Dystrophy Research...

Ringo

Ringo Dystrophic dogs provide insights into Duchenne research The Duchenne Research Fund supported Professor Mayana Zatz, Natássia Vieira and their team at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, who investigated why two golden retrievers showed no severe symptoms...