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Why rare diseases?

13 Jul 2017

Between 5 000 and 8 000 rare diseases affect the daily lives of around 30 million people in the EU. For example, in the field of oncology alone, there …

Recent activities

EURO-NMD poster highlighted at WMS

19 Oct 2017

We are delighted to announce that the EURO-NMD poster was chosen for the poster highlights session of the recent World Muscle Society conference in St …

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EU Commission

“EURO-NMD is one of the 24 European Reference Networks (ERNs) approved by the ERN Board of Member States. The ERNs are supported by the European Commission. For more information about the ERNs and the EU health strategy, please visit