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Jun 15
2020
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Fen-Biao Gao from the University of Massachucetts Medical School to a recent Investigator's meeting
Jun 15
2020
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Paschalis Kratsios from the University of Chicago to a recent Investigator's meeting.
Jun 3
2020
ALS Headlines, Packard Center News
Neuroscientists at Thomas Jefferson University have identified a new way that repeat expansion in the C9orf72 gene—the most common genetic cause of ALS and FTD—can contribute to ALS.
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May 28
2020
ALS Headlines
From the L.A. Times: Former Rams player turned firefighter fights for hope amid ALS
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May 18
2020
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Michael Ward from the National Institutes of Health to a recent Investigator's meeting.
May 18
2020
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Lindsey Hayes from the Johns Hopkins University to a recent Investigator's meeting
May 8
2020
ALS Headlines, Packard Center News
A new set of Answer ALS project data is now available through the Answer ALS Data Portal
To search the data, please visit the Answer ALS Data Portal!
Apr 22
2020
Research Bytes
In a new paper in PLOS Genetics, Packard researcher Jiou Wang identified a new mechanism through which C9orf72 may cause disease.
Click here to read the full paper in PLOS Genetics...
Apr 22
2020
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Phil Wong from Johns Hopkins University to a recent investigator's meeting
Apr 22
2020
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Aaron Hauesler from Thomas Jefferson University to a recent investigator's meeting