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Neuromuscular Diseases’ Day: GMN 2024

The Seventh Day of Neuromuscular Diseases – GMN 2024- will be held on April 13, 2024. The event will take place simultaneously in 19 Italian cities linked to the most important centers for the study of neuromuscular diseases: Ancona, Bari, Bologna, Brescia, Cagliari, Chieti, Genoa, Messina, Milan, Naples, Palermo, Parma,

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Rare Disease Day 2024

The countdown to celebrate Rare Disease Day 2024 has begun. Patient organizations around the world have already scheduled many events and many more are about to. Common goal? Raising public awareness and generating change for the 300 million people around the world living with a rare disease (such as CMT2A),

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CM2A: identification of a potential therapeutic approach

Before the end of the year, a very important news was given to you: the scientific journal “Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences” published the study carried out by Dr Rizzo together with the team directed by Prof.ssa Corti of the Dino Ferrari Centre/University of Milan. Combined RNA interference and gene

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CMT2A: a new big step towards the treatment

Let’s close the year with some great news. The study carried out by Dr Rizzo, with the team directed by Prof.ssa Corti of the Dino Ferrari Centre/University of Milan, has been published in the journal Cellular and Molecular Life Science. That scientific study represents an important advance for our research

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What is CMT2A – Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Type 2A

What is Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease? Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) is a group of rare genetic disorders that affect the peripheral nerves, which are responsible for transmitting signals between the brain and the rest of the body, including the arms, hands, legs, and feet.1-3  CMT is characterized by muscle weakness and wasting, particularly

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Charcot Marie Tooth association

Welcome CMTA

We are glad to announce that the US association CMTA joined the European CMT Federation as Associate Member. The Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association is the leading patient advocacy organization driving CMT research. Its mission is to develop treatments and a cure for the 3 million people worldwide who live with the disease

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Time to be creative with Charcot Marie Tooth

 Get inspired by your CMT experience and create your own quote! On the Rare Disease Day, we are running the international Talk CMT competition: what we are looking for are original phrases to print on socks. The competition has been created by European CMT Federation and Socking Clumsy in collaboration with the Instagram Talk-CMT page.  Socking Clumsy

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Updates to our CMT2A Research Project

In the Laboratory of Neural Stem Cells of the “Centro Dino Ferrari” of the University of Milan – Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Prof. Stefania Corti and her team of expert researchers work day after day on the project which is aiming at the development of a possible

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A new look for www.progettomitofusina2.com

Finally online the new website of our association, completely renewed not only in the graphics, but also in the organization of contents and functions. A simpler and more intuitive interface, becoming more accessible to everyone from any device (mobile phone, tablet, etc). We would like to thank the communication agency Mood36 for the beautiful restyling work

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