Meaning and purose of the Swiss Muscle Foundation

  • Support
  • The Foundation supports the maintenance of a muscle tissue bank for further research on muscle diseases.
  • Projection
  • The Foundation protects the personal interests of tissue donors.
  • Representation
  • The Foundation represents the requests of patients affected by muscle diseases and their relatives.
  • Collaboration
  • The Foundation collaborates with other existing foundations and associations of patients affected by muscle diseases.
  • Fundraising
  • The Foundation supports fund-raising for patient associations and research on muscle diseases.
  • Research
  • The Foundation supports basic and clinical research on skeletal muscle and muscle diseases.