Our Approach

SOLVE FSHD is focused on supporting:

  • The development, validation and clinical evaluation of biomarkers that predict clinically meaningful outcome measures for use in clinical trials in FSHD.
  • Biomarker discovery and Natural History Studies that support drug development efforts.
  • Development of pre-clinical systems to increase data quality and success for future therapies advancing to the clinic.
  • Development of novel therapies that stop disease progression and / or increase muscle regeneration.

Venture Philanthropy

Our Approach to Funding

Facilitate developing therapeutics that maintain or improve muscle function, demonstrated by an improvement in muscle strength.

Invest in companies to catalyze a cure through disease modifying treatments.


Our Partners

Funded to Date

We’re committed to solving FSHD. Here’s how much has been funded to date.

Funds Committed: $100 Million