Neuromuscular Diseases Research groups

Strategic Objectives

  • Phenotypic and neuropsychological characterisation of neuromuscular diseases.
  • Genotype/phenotype correlation in LGMD2A.
  • Development of cellular models for physiopathological studies and testing of therapies in neuromuscular diseases.
  • Clinical and pre-clinical trials.

Main lines of research

  • Waist dystrophies.
  • Facio-scapulo-humeral dystrophy and other scapulo-peroneal syndromes.
  • Myotonic dystrophy.
  • Duchenne dystrophy.
  • Cellular models for muscular diseases.

Science field

Life & Medical Sciences

RIS3 Priorities
  • Biosciences & Health
Main researcher
Adolfo López de Munáin, Ph.D. & Amets Sáenz Peña Ph.D.
Biodonostia HRI Pº Dr. Beguiristain s/n 20014 Donostia – San Sebastián Gipuzkoa
How to arrive
Main research lines
  • Waist dystrophies
  • Facio-scapulo-humeral dystrophy and other scapulo-peroneal syndromes
  • Myotonic dystrophy
  • Duchenne dystrophy
  • Cellular models for muscular diseases