Dysferlin Background

    • Dysferlin Facts
      A catalog of the vast body of experimental results and resources pertaining to dysferlin research in a comprehensive and easy-to-navigate question-based format.
    • Publications
      A searchable listing of important publications in the dysferlin field, including those that acknowledge Jain Foundation funding.
    • Dysferlin Gene & Protein Sequence Information
      Includes dysferlin sequences, domains, splice variants, alignments with other ferlin family members, and pathogenic mutation information.
    • Therapeutic Strategies
      A diagram of dysferlinopathy disease progression with therapeutic strategies designed to interrupt this progression.
    • Disease Learning Center
      Scientific information about the causes of dysferlinopathy and approaches to therapy development, written at a level accessible to non-scientists.
    • Ferlin Family
      Information about the ferlin family, including distinguishing characteristics, domain topologies, and the role of ferlins in humans and animals.