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Feb 19, 2014, 07:30 ET
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Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation Recognizes Rare Disease Month by Unveiling Hope and Inspiration Video

 In recognition of Rare Disease Month and Rare Disease Day The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) has released "Hope and Inspiration"—a...

Jan 23, 2014, 06:00 ET

Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation Awards $200,000 for Research into Treatments for the Most Common Form of Adult-Onset Muscular Dystrophy

 The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) has awarded two $100,000 grants to postdoctoral fellows working in universities to encourage research...

Feb 28, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation Launches Web-based, Patient-Driven Registry

 The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) announced today that it has launched the Myotonic Dystrophy Family Registry (MDFR), a new online...

Feb 07, 2013, 16:57 ET
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MDF Awards $200,000 for Research into Treatments for Myotonic Dystrophy

The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) has awarded two $100,000 grants to postdoctoral Fellows working in universities to encourage basic...