Sep 22, 2014, 9:27 AM
FSH Muscular Dystrophy has always suffered from an obscenely long and latin name. Learn about how we're demystifying the name, the disease, and the path to treatment.
Sep 17, 2014, 9:17 AM
Friends of FSH Research has hired Dr. Gregory Block to bridge the gap between fundraising and science.
Sep 16, 2014, 8:54 AM
Read about Friends of FSH Research new strategic direction.
Sep 1, 2013, 8:37 PM
The former FSH Scholar Gregory Block was recently awarded a 3-year MDA Development Grant for $179,994 to continue his research on Mechanisms of Wnt signaling in FSHD.
Jun 22, 2013, 5:32 PM
WNT/β-catenin signaling suppresses DUX4 expression and prevents apoptosis of FSHD muscle cells
Feb 20, 2013, 4:00 PM
By preventing DUX4 from being upregulated during muscle formation, we may be able to prevent further muscle wasting in patients with the disease.
Jul 24, 2012, 12:23 PM
The Miller Lab has made exciting progress in the development of a platform for screening genes and compounds with activities that affect FSHD-specific pathogenic processes.
Apr 17, 2012, 11:12 AM
Asymmetric Bidirectional Transcription from the FSHD-Causing D4Z4 Array Modulates DUX4 Production
Nov 20, 2011, 9:16 AM
The gene thought to cause FSHD, Double Homeobox Protein 4 (DUX4), is unusual because it is encoded within each unit (D4Z4) of large arrays present on chromosomes 4 and 10.
Sep 16, 2010, 3:08 PM
This brought together the various labs which have been collaborating in an effort to push ahead on FSH research through an open exchange of unpublished research.