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Progress Report: Clinical Study using MRI to measure immune response

Dr. Wang provides a progress report on his clinical study.
I think that this progress report exemplifies the trials and tribulations that all researchers go through in putting together a human clinical study. A lot of regulatory bodies, e… http://fshfriends.com/blog/progress-report-clinical-study-using-mri-measure-immune-response/

Grant Awarded to Develop Outcome Measure

A proposal to study the histopathological features of muscle in a large biobank from FSHD patients and their first degree family members.
See grant: Histochemical and morphometric analysis of FSHD biceps for Kathryn R Wagner MD PhD. This is a proposal to study the histopathological features of muscle in a large bi… http://fshfriends.com/blog/grant-awarded-develop-outcome-measure/

aTyr announces initial results in FSHD trial

aTyr pharma has encouraging news regarding a possible treatment for FSHD using a novel protein-based biologic drug.
aTyr recently released a press statement reporting their initial results from their FSHD study.  The treatment was developed for use in myopathies with an immune component.  This … http://fshfriends.com/blog/atyr-announces-initial-results-fshd-trial/

Participate in FSHD research: UW/Children's research study

FSHD clinical research project needs patients to complete study
Researchers at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital are seeking volunteers for a study on FSHD. Within the next few years researchers are expecting that… http://fshfriends.com/blog/participate-fshd-research-uwchildrens-research-study/

Participate in FSHD Research

Researchers at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital are seeking volunteers for a study on FSHD.
Researchers at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital are seeking volunteers for a study on FSHD. Within the next few years researchers are expecting th… http://fshfriends.com/blog/participate-fshd-research/