Scientific summit to fight against neuromuscular diseases

Scientists and patients meet at the IBEC to look for new treatment strategies for these minority pathologies.

The journal Ara interviewed Juanma Fernandez Costa, postdoc researcher at the group of Biosensors for bioengineering, where he highlighted the importance of bioengineering research in finding new treatments against neuromuscular diseases such as Duchenne dystrophy.

You can read the full article (in catalan) here.

“Survival in patients condemned not to live past twenty years today reaches thirty”. It may seem little, he admits, but it is “a big step”

Juanma Fernandez Costa