Through fundamental and applied research, the CERMO-FC’s mission is to develop knowledge on orphan diseases in order to identify therapeutic targets to improve the management of patients, their follow-up and quality of life, and prepare the next generation of researcher in this field through education and training.
Together, CERMO-FC members work on, among other pathology:
leukodystrophy of Krabbe
Agenesis and dysgenesis of the corpus callosum
triple negative breast cancer
epidermolysis bullosa simplex
spinal muscular atrophy
Through its multidisciplinary team of researchers, infrastructure capabilities and network, CERMO-FC aspires to become the international reference on orphan diseases research. Its translational research approach is divided into 4 stages: