Peripheral Neuropathy Research Areas

The center will tackle pressing research questions in peripheral neuropathy, with a particular focus on areas that impede the development of better diagnostic and therapeutic strategies.

Major Areas of Focus

Research supported by the center will seek to:

Identify biomarkers of the disease

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Identify the causes of peripheral neuropathies

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Create an improved diagnostic blood test

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Uncover what drives nerve degeneration


Develop drugs to prevent peripheral neuropathies and improve nerve regeneration

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Build and expand a clinical research registry

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Search Neuromuscular Clinical Studies


To support our group's bold research objectives, our investigators will be supported by a broad range of expertise across Johns Hopkins, from groups including: