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Mar 26
2020
Packard Center News
Due to COVID-19, the annual Fiesta 5k for ALS Research will now be a virtual event!
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Dec 1
2019
Research Bits
Packard investigator Udai Pandey of the University of Pittsburgh led an international team that found a protein called muscleblind modifies the toxicity of ALS-linked mutations in a second protein called FUS (Fused in Sarcoma).
Nov 8
2019
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Mondira Kundu, M.D., Ph.D, from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital to a recent Investigator's Meeting.
Nov 8
2019
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Steven Kolb, M.D., Ph.D, from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center to a recent Investigator's Meeting.
Sep 27
2019
Packard Center News
Washington College's Phi Delta Theta fraternity hosts annual crab feast to benefit the Packard Center
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Sep 13
2019
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Tom Lloyd from Johns Hopkins University to a recent Investigator's Meeting.
Sep 13
2019
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Brigid Jensen (from the labs of Dr. Davide Trotti and Piera Pasinelli at Thomas Jefferson University) to a recent Investigator's Meeting.
Sep 12
2019
Ice Bucket Challenge
It’s been five years since Americans dumped cold water on their heads to raise $115 million for ALS. But what ever happened to all of that money? NBC’s Ron Mott reports.
Learn more at www.nbcnews.com
Aug 9
2019
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Rita Sattler from Barrow Neurological Institute to a recent Investigator's Meeting.
Aug 9
2019
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Chris Donnelly from the University of Pittsburgh to a recent Investigator's Meeting.