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"This Month in Muscular Dystrophy"

Podcasts Dedicated to the Latest Neuromuscular Research

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Hosted by Kevin Flanigan, MD, "This Month in Muscular Dystrophy" podcasts highlight the latest in muscular dystrophy and other inherited neuromuscular disease research.  During each podcast, authors of recent publications discuss how their work improves o  ur understanding of inherited neuromuscular diseases, and what their work might mean for treatment of these diseases.
 
 

Featured Podcasts

Dr. Brian Kaspar Discusses a New Method for Studying ALS, with Potential to Test Therapeutics in Individual Patients :: April 2014

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Guest: Brian Kaspar, PhD, is a principal investigator in the Center for Gene Therapy and the first recipient of the Grant Morrow, III, MD, Endowed Chair in Pediatric Research in The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He is also an associate professor in the departments of Pediatrics and Neuroscience at The Ohio State University College of Medicine, and a recognized national expert in the discovery of new therapies for spinal muscular atrophy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Click here for a transcript of the April 2014 Podcast.

Dr. Louis Chicoine Discusses the Effect of Plasmapheresis in Removal of AAV Antibodies for Gene Therapy :: November 2013

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Guest: Louis Chicoine, MD, principal investigator in the Center for Gene Therapy, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital; assistant professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.

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Click here for a transcript of the November 2013 Podcast.

Dr. Volker Straub Discusses the Use of Muscle MRI in Muscular Dystrophy :: September 2013

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Guest: Volker Straub, MD, PhD, Harold Macmillan Professor of Medicine and Professor of neuromuscular genetics at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in the United Kingdom.

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Click here for a transcript of the September 2013 Podcast.

Dr. Jeff Chamberlain Discusses Gene and Cell Mediated Therapies for Muscular Dystrophy :: July 2013

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Guest: Jeff Chamberlain, PhD, McCaw Chair in Muscular Dystrophy and Professor in the departments of neurology, medicine and biochemistry at the University of Washington.

Access an abstract of this month’s featured research article: Gene and cell-mediated therapies for muscular dystrophy. Muscle Nerve. 2013 May, 47(5):649-63. Epub 2013 Mar 29.

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Dr. Paul Martin Discusses Galgt2 Gene Therapy for Muscular Dystrophy :: June 2013

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Guest: Paul T. Martin, principal investigator, Center for Gene Therapy and Neurosciences Center, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Access an abstract of this month’s featured research article: AOverexpression of Galgt2 in skeletal muscle prevents injury resulting from eccentric contractions in both mdx and wild-type mice. American Journal of Physiology - Cell Physiology. 2009 Mar, 296(3):C476-88. Epub 2008 Dec 24.

Click here for a transcript of the June 2013 Podcast.

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2011 Podcasts

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2010 Podcasts

The "This Month in Muscular Dystrophy" Podcast series saw its start in 2010.  Access the 2010 podcasts.

 

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