Matt’s Promise is dedicated to making a difference
in the lives of young people affected by terminal illnesses.
Our cornerstone project is to find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).

Matt’s Promise is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of young people affected by terminal illnesses.
Our cornerstone project is to find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD).

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How You're Helping

$30,000,000 Directed to research Directing funding into the hands of researchers who have the best shot at developing a treatment or cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Since November 2004 Matt's Promise has supported our sister organization by directing over $30 million into research...(Read More...)
100,000 + engaged to defeat DMD! One of the key ways in which Matt’s Promise stays committed to its mission of finding a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy is through select (continues...)
Charley’s Fund We're proud to be in partnership with Charley’s Fund, and help direct funds into the hands of researchers who have the best shot at developing a treatment (continues...)

Updates

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To the Edge of the Sky

A new documentary is being made that will address the controversial subjects of early access to drugs in development, biomarkers as primary outcomes, and placebo-controlled studies. These subjects make (continues...)
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Race to Yes Urges FDA to Approve Eteplirsen

The Race to Yes initiative is urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to carefully consider the evidence presented at the latest Advisory Committee meeting and to approve fast access for the Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug, eteplirsen. (continues...)