friends of FSH Research


Preventing DUX4 Activation and Apoptosis in FSHD Myotubes

— February 20, 2013

By preventing DUX4 from being upregulated during muscle formation, we may be able to prevent further muscle wasting in patients with the disease.

Identifying New Therapies

— February 6, 2013

Using model organisms to identify new therapies and to understand the pathogenesis of FSHD.

Deciphering transcription dysregulation in FSHD

— February 6, 2013

New findings about DUX4 have raised as many fundamental questions about the molecular pathology of this unique disease as they have answered.

Notice of Upcoming Funding Opportunity

— February 6, 2013

Notice of Upcoming Funding Opportunity: Rare Disease Clinical Research Consortia.

Michael Kyba Receives Grant

— February 6, 2013

Michael Kyba Receives Grant to Study Muscle Developmental Deficits in FSHD.