At Jesse’s Journey, we are focused on funding the most promising research in to Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Applications are received from scientists around the world, all working to uncover effective treatments and ultimately a cure for Duchenne. To learn more about some of the researchers funded by Jesse’s Journey, click on their profile below.
June 11, 2016
What is your name? Craig Campbell, MD What is your official job title? Pediatric Neurologist , Children’s Hospital – London Health Sciences Centre, Associate Professor,Department of Epidemiology and Clinical Neurological Sciences, Western University, Scientist, Children’s Health Research Institute At what institution(s) do you work? Children’s Hospital – London Health Sciences Centre In lay terms, what […]
April 10, 2017
At SickKids, my research team and I are working tirelessly in the lab to revolutionize the treatment for genetic diseases, particularly Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD). We have been using a groundbreaking genome editing tool called CRISPR, which acts like a pair of genetic scissors, snipping out and replacing precise pieces of DNA that code for […]