CMT Stories

See the latest news about life with CMT and stories about CMT.

Walking Manhattan to Find a Cure

From a young age, Rivka knew that there was something different about her compared to her three siblings; that difference was Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease.Meet Rivka Ligier, a CMT1B patient who is preparing to participate in this year's Great Saunter, a one-day,...

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CMT Research Update/Armatus Bio

Armatus Bio has partnered with Andelyn Biosciences, Inc., a cell and gene therapy Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization to accelerate manufacturing of an Armatus gene therapy treatment for Charcot-Marie-Tooth Type 1A. The goal is to maximize program...

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An Extraordinary Year and the Road Ahead

As we begin 2024, I want to take a look back and celebrate the extraordinary year we had at the CMT Research Foundation. Since 2018, CMTRF has had an outsized impact on inspiring drug hunters to work on developing therapeutics for CMT and establishing itself as a key...

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The Importance of Fundraising

By: Miron Hall Because CMT is a rare disease, it often receives less attention and funding than more common medical conditions. Without adequate resources, researchers struggle to develop effective treatments and ultimately find a cure. This is where fundraising plays...

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