The Role of Calcium in RYR-1-Related Myopathy


We would like to thank Dr. Robert Dirksen, a member of the RYR-1 Foundation Scientific Advisory Board, for interviewing with Nicole Wallace, Program Director of the RYR-1 Foundation. Dr. Dirksen provided an overview of the role of calcium in RYR-1-related diseases. To view Dr. Dirksen's lecture on the role of calcium at the 2016 RYR-1 International Family Conference, please go to:



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