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The Myotonic Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) is the world’s largest patient organization focused solely on myotonic dystrophy. Our mission, “Care and a Cure,” is to enhance the quality of life of people living with myotonic dystrophy and advance research focused on treatments and a cure.


CureDuchenne’s mission is to save the lives of this generation of children and young adults with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Our actions fuel hope for families, enable progress for drug development, and extend ambulation for patients in collaboration with pharmaceutical companies, medical and healthcare professionals, our scientific advisory board, and our board of directors.