News Archive - SMA Europe

The purpose of SMA Europe is to provide a framework to stimulate collaboration and accelerate translational research pathways in SMA and promote patient care.

  1. August is SMA Awareness Month in Ukraine

    August is SMA Awareness Month in Ukraine. This means that the whole month will be dedicated to raising awareness of spinal muscular atrophy. To help with raising awareness, an artist called Daria Krivorotenko produced a cartoon for the organisation Children with SMA . The message behind this wonderful cartoon is that people with SMA are no different […]


  2. SMA Europe awards new research grants through its 9th call for research proposals

    SMA research receives vital funds from SMA Europe. Based on the recommendations received by its Scientific Advisory Board, SMA Europe awarded a total of €357,800 Euros to 3 cutting-edge SMA research projects through its 9th Call for Research Proposals. The Scientific Advisory Board reviewed and scored 21 very high level SMA research proposals. As only […]


  3. SMA Europe organises first European SMA Research Conference!

    SMA Europe organises the first SMA Research Conference, which will take place in Krakow, Poland, between 25th & 27th January 2018. We have an exciting programme and talks by most of the world experts in SMA: Key note: Where have we come, where do we go? Arthur Burghes Session 1: SMN function importance in the […]