13 May 2020
The Academy of Medical Sciences, the independent body in the UK representing the diversity of medical science, has announced the election of fifty new Fellows, including two academics from the MDUK Oxford Neuromuscular Centre.
11 November 2019
The launch of the MDUK Oxford Neuromuscular Centre marks an exciting new stage in the partnership between Muscular Dystrophy UK and the University of Oxford, with the goal of delivering new experimental medicines and developing enhanced clinical trial capacity in adult and paediatric neuromuscular diseases.
18 September 2019
Collaborative research between teams from the Department of Paediatrics and the Institut de Myologie shows how antisense oligonucleotides can penetrate muscles to treat myotonic dystrophy type 1, a rare muscle disease.
22 May 2019
Spinraza – the first treatment for the rare condition spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) – is set to be available for NHS use for children and adults with SMA Types 1, 2 and 3.
1 April 2019
MDUK Oxford Neuromuscular Centre Researchers Raise Funds for their runners in the MDUK Oxford Town and Gown
25 March 2019
Acclaimed clinical researcher, Professor Laurent Servais, has been appointed Professor of Paediatric Neuromuscular Diseases at the MDUK Oxford Neuromuscular Centre.