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If you are a member of the Press and wish to find out more about Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM) or the charity and the work we do, please contact us. is a not-for-profit worldwide charity, registered in 2018, promoting collaborative working between people with Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy, researchers, clinicians and healthcare professionals; providing information and support to people diagnosed with DCM; and raising awareness of the condition globally.

It is the only charity and website in the world solely dedicated to DCM and offers a unique portal for professionals and patients to come together. 

Charity Trustees include Lady Julia Carter, Dr Johann Graggaber, Mrs Weslie Janeway, Dr Mark Kotter, Mr Iwan Sadler, Mrs Carol Sun-Schuster, Mr David Townshend, and Mrs Helen Wood (Chair). in the Press

Press Release, September 2018 

Delayed diagnosis of DCM leaves patients with life-changing disabilities

University of Cambridge, May 2019

Cambridge researchers launch charity to tackle ‘slow motion spinal cord injury’ affecting up to a million UK adults

GlobeNewswire, May 2019

MediciNova Participated in the RECEDE Phase 3 Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy Trial Kick-off Meeting, DCM Symposium and the Official Launch of in London, United Kingdom

Bloomberg, May 2019 Charity to Tackle “Slow Motion Spinal Cord Injury”

The Lancet, July 2019

A focus on patient outcomes in cervical myelopathy

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