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Advancement of Research for Myopathies (ARM)


P.O. Box 261926
Encino, CA 91426-1926





800 Number


Email Address

[email protected]


The prime objective of Advancement of Research for Myopathies (ARM) is to raise funds for research on HIBM, to facilitate the research and ultimately to help find an effective treatment for HIBM. To reach its objectives, ARM organizes fundraising events and informational seminars. HIBM (hereditary inclusion body myopathy) or IBM2 is a muscle-wasting disorder. It predominantly affects people of Middle Eastern and Jewish heritage, but patients have been identified all over the world.

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