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Academic & Health Care Centers

Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy at UCLA

277 Biomedical Sciences Research Building
615 Charles E. Young Dr. S.
Los Angeles, California, United States
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The Center for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy at UCLA leads the nation in translational science focused on Duchenne and is the first comprehensive Duchenne clinic in the western United States. A leading group of UCLA scientists, clinicians, and researchers is poised to achieve significant advances in research, clinical care, and treatments for Duchenne that are improving, and will potentially extend, the lives of those afflicted.

The goals of the CDMD are to:
Identify additional disease modifying drug targets;
Perform intelligent drug design;
Improve access and care in the clinical setting; and
Increase clinical trial participation