Bridging basic research and clinical research with the aim of discovering and validating biomarkers for neuromuscular disease.
What is BIO-NMD?
BIO-NMD is an EU-funded project devoted to the discovery and validation of biomarkers in muscle dystrophies with the aim of improving disease and therapy monitoring. It is a translational project which will focus on Duchenne and collagen VI myopathies.
The project is a consortium of 12 partner institutions led by the University of Ferrara’s Prof. Alessandra Ferlini and funded until Dec 2012.