Confirmed Sponsors & Exhibitors

Confirmed Sponsors

ICNMD 2018 would like to thank the following companies for their generous support:








Confirmed Exhibitors

Alexion | Booth#3
Alexion is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and delivering life-changing therapies for patients with rare diseases. As the global leader in complement inhibition, we focus our research efforts on complement and our development efforts on our core therapeutic areas of hematology, nephrology, neurology, and metabolic disorders.  (
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals | Booth #5
Alnylam is leading the translation of RNA interference (RNAi) into a whole new class of innovative medicines with the potential to transform the lives of patients who have limited or inadequate treatment options. RNAi therapeutics represent a powerful, clinically-validated approach for the treatment of a wide range of debilitating diseases. (
Audentes Therapeutics | Booth #16
Audentes Therapeutics is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing and commercializing gene therapy products for patients living with serious, life-threatening rare diseases.  We are a focused, experienced and passionate team committed to forging strong, global relationships with the patient, research and medical communities. (
AveXis | Booth #17
AveXis is a clinical-stage gene therapy company dedicated to developing novel treatments for patients suffering from rare and life-threatening neurological diseases such as spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).  For more information about AveXis, gene therapy, or SMA, please visit our website. (
Biogen | Booth #10
One of the pioneers in biotechnology, Biogen today has the leading portfolio of medicines to treat multiple sclerosis (MS), has the first and only approved treatment for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and is at the forefront of research into new medicines for neurological and neurodegenerative conditions.  (
Cadwell | Booth #7
Cadwell has developed American-made, innovative neurodiagnostic and neuromonitoring equipment since 1979. Our Arc EEG, Sierra EMG/EP, Cascade IONM, Easy III PSG and CadLink data management solutions help you manage efficient workflows, quality data, reliable performance and easy reporting. We are dedicated to helping you help others. (
CSL Behring | Booth #12
CSL Behring is a global biotherapeutics leader driven by our promise to save lives. We meet patients’ need using the latest technologies to develop and deliver innovative biotherapies that are used to treat serious and rare conditions such as coagulation disorders, primary immune deficiencies, hereditary angioedema and inherited respiratory disease. (
EAN | Table #C
EAN provides a go-to resource for everyone working in the fields of neurology and neuroscience. Our mission is to increase and share neurological excellence in Europe and worldwide. We organise an annual congress to bring members together to share the most exciting latest developments and provide a platform for learning. (
European Neuromuscular Centre (ENMC) | Table #B
The European Neuromuscular Centre (ENMC) was founded 25 years ago, with the aim to bring leading researchers, clinicians and patient representatives from all over the world together via the well-known platform of ENMC workshops. Topics of the workshops vary from diagnostic tools, outcome measures, clinical trial readiness, to care management for all neuromuscular conditions.  (
F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. | Booth #6
Roche is a global pioneer in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics focused on advancing science to improve people’s lives. Roche is the world’s largest biotech company, with truly differentiated medicines in oncology, immunology, infectious diseases, ophthalmology and diseases of the central nervous system. Roche is also the world leader in in vitro diagnostics and tissue-based cancer diagnostics, and a frontrunner in diabetes management. (
Genea Biocells | Booth #8
Genea Biocells is a neuromuscular disease-focused discovery stage company using proprietary human pluripotent stem cell technologies. We leverage our expertise in human pluripotent stem cell derivation, banking and unique skeletal muscle differentiation for disease modeling, assay development and screening. We provide services and reagents to foster partnerships for drug development. (
IOS Press (Journal of Neuromuscular Diseases) | Table #D
IOS Press, established in 1987, publishes around 100 international journals and approximately 75 book titles annually, in a broad range of subjects. IOS Press has a strong neurosciences package that includes Journal of Neuromuscular Diseases, along with Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, Journal of Parkinson’s Disease and Journal of Huntington’s Disease. (
MGZ – Medizinisch Genetisches Zentrum | Booth #13
The MGZ – Medical Genetics Center has been providing diagnostic genetic testing and counseling services for over 15 years. Analyses are performed in our accredited medical genetics lab and interpreted by both our clinical geneticists and scientific team, supporting clinicians worldwide in the diagnosis and care of their patients. (
Österreichische Muskelforschung – Austrian Muscle Research Organization | Table #E
Österreichische Muskelforschung focuses on the research of muscular diseases. This non-profit organization supports research projects in Austria and works closely with the Kaiser-Franz-Josef and Gottfried von Preyer’sches Kinderspital (Children’s Hospital) in Vienna. The Organization is in constant contact with patient organizations to know their needs and provide updates of the progress of research. (
Pharnext | Booth #2
Pharnext is an advanced-clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, leader in combinatorial medicine developing novel therapeutics for diseases that currently lack curative and/or disease-modifying treatments. Pharnext is pioneering a new paradigm in drug development: PLEOTHERAPY™ and has two lead products in clinical development. (
Philips Healthcare | Booth #14
At Philips, we look beyond technology to the experiences of patients, providers and caregivers across the health continuum from healthy living to prevention, diagnosis, treatment, recovery and home care. We unlock insights leading to innovative solutions that help deliver better care at lower costs. It’s a unique perspective empowering us all to create a healthier future. (
PTC Therapeutics | Booth #1
PTC Therapeutics is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialisation of novel orally administered drugs that target RNA mechanisms affecting protein production.  It is PTC’s mission to bring new therapies to patients affected by rare and neglected diseases. (
Sanofi Genzyme | Booth #15
Sanofi Genzyme is the specialty care global business unit of Sanofi, focused on rare diseases, multiple sclerosis, immunology, and oncology. We help people with debilitating and complex conditions that are often difficult to diagnose and treat. We are dedicated to discovering and advancing new therapies, providing hope to patients and their families around the world. (
Santhera Pharmaceuticals | Booth #9
Santhera Pharmaceuticals is a Swiss speciality pharmaceutical company committed to developing medicines to meet the needs of patients living with mitochondrial disorders and other rare diseases. Our focus is on developing treatments for neuromuscular and neuro-ophthalmological diseases that currently lack treatment options, and have a severe impact on patients’ lives. (
Sarepta | Booth #18
Sarepta Therapeutics is a U.S. commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of unique RNA-targeted therapeutics for the treatment of rare neuromuscular diseases. Sarepta is working to rapidly advance its exon-skipping platform for the development of treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy and is proud to support the 15th International Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases. (
TREAT-NMD | Table #F
TREAT-NMD is a global neuromuscular network that provides an infrastructure to ensure promising therapies reach patients quickly. The network’s focus is on developing tools that industry, clinicians and scientists need to bring novel therapeutic approaches through preclinical development and into the clinic, and on establishing best-practice care for patients worldwide. (
University of Florida Health Shands Hospital | Table #A
The University of Florida Neuromuscular Division is a group of faculty and staff in the Department of Neurology at UF dedicated to improving the condition of those patients suffering from neuromuscular disorders while conducting a wide array of research projects aimed at better understanding the mysteries behind neuromuscular action and dysfunction. (


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