Sacha, atteint d'une myopathie de Duchenne, fait des dessins sur le plateau de l'émission scientifique du Téléthon


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Upcoming opening of the 8th International Myology Congress

From April 22 to 25, the AFM-Telethon is organizing a major scientific congress at the Palais des Congrès in Paris. More than 1,100 experts in muscle and its diseases from all over the world will gather to review the latest advances in our knowledge of muscle (myogenesis, regeneration, fibrosis, aging, exercise, etc.) and our understanding of neuromuscular diseases, as well as the latest therapeutic innovations, particularly in gene therapy. 

Plateau du téléthon 2023 avec 100 chercheurs

Telethon 2023 : €80,671,222: Thanks to you! 

The Telethon 2023 ended on a high of €80,671,222, which shows the confidence and exceptional mobilization of donors and volunteers for this year's event, rich in victories against disease and promises for all those waiting for the diagnosis and treatment that will change their lives. We must not give up. 

Xavier Nissan, chercheur à Istem

I-Stem, coordinator of an innovative research consortium

Finding treatments for neuromuscular diseases by combining artificial intelligence, stem cells and pharmacological screening is the aim of the new DREAMS research consortium, coordinated by I-Stem. An unprecedented project!

Our fight to cure

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60 years of fight against diseases

The French Muscular Dystrophy Association (AFM-Téléthon) is composed of patients and their families who are affected by genetic, rare and progressive diseases. Discover 60 years of fight.

Join the Telethon for french people abroad

You live abroad and want to be part of the great Telethon adventure? Join us!