The UF Myology Institute brings researchers from throughout UF campus, private industry, and other institutions together in a collaborative effort to further the understanding and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

The focus of the Myology Institute will include basic research on skeletal, cardiac, and smooth muscle, translational work involving cellular and animal models of neuromuscular and cardiovascular diseases. The Institute will facilitate clinical studies and trials focused on neuromuscular diseases, as well as training programs, national and international meetings, and cores that support the mission.