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Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins

The Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins enables the world’s best ALS scientists to collaborate and access funding so that they may continue work to rapidly develop new treatments and find a cure for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The hope is in the science. Learn More. >>

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ALS Headlines

ALS Headlines from the Packard Center
  1. Inspirational High School Coach Succumbs to ALS

    Inspirational High School Coach Succumbs to ALS
    Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:53:55 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/14_04_15.html
  2. Who Cares About ALS?

    Who Cares ABout ALS? Huffington Post article
    Mon, 07 Oct 2013 16:47:24 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/13_10_07.html
  3. Making the Most of Everyday

    Making the most of everyday - Malveaux - ABC2 News
    Wed, 04 Sep 2013 15:12:36 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/13_09_04.html
  4. Steve Gleason on his life with ALS, mission for a cure

    Steve Gleason on his life with ALS, mission for a cure - Sports Illustrated Article
    Wed, 26 Jun 2013 15:49:21 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/13_06_26.html
  5. The Origins and Future of ALS: A Profound View

    The Origins and Future of ALS: A Profound View
    Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:47:59 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/13_03_15.html

From The Center

News from the Robert Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins
  1. Packard Scientists Identify New ALS Gene

    Traynor - Nature article on Matrin-3 discovery
    Mon, 31 Mar 2014 15:26:19 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_03_30.html
  2. Winokur Family Research Initiative Awards Inaugural Grant

    Winokur Family Research Initiative Awards Inaugural Grant - Joint ALSA/RPC Release
    Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:51:51 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_03_10.html
  3. Origin of Defects in C9orf72-linked ALS

    Packard scientists identify origin of defects in C9orf72-linked ALS - WANG/Nature Paper
    Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:02:05 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_03_05.html
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