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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

Spinal News International, May 2022 launches new website to better support those with degenerative cervical myelopathy

The Lancet, July 2019

A focus on patient outcomes in cervical myelopathy

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

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

University of Cambridge, May 2019

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

Press Release, September 2018 

Delayed diagnosis of DCM leaves patients with life-changing disabilities

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