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Jun 18
2021
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Richard Robitaille from the University of Montreal to a recent Investigator's meeting.
Jun 18
2021
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Jiou Wang, PhD from the Johns Hopkins University to a recent Investigator's meeting.
Jun 17
2021
ALS Headlines, Packard Center News
Administered by Kaggle, the End ALS Challenge asked participants to help identify solutions to the disease.
Jun 14
2021
ALS Headlines, Packard Center News, Research Bytes
A team of Packard-funded scientists, led by Udai Pandey and Chris Donnelly at the University of Pittsburgh, have identified a new mechanism through which mutant FUS can lead to ALS
Jun 14
2021
ALS Headlines, Packard Center News
Teams from the University of Maryland and Harvard University have showed that ALS-linked mutations in UBQLN2 compromise import of proteins in large clumps in the cytoplasm.
Jun 4
2021
ALS Headlines
MLB’s Lou Gehrig Day is a nod to greatness — and humanity
Read the full text on www.washingtonpost.com
May 21
2021
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Evangelos Kiskinis, PhD from the University of Chicago to a recent Investigator's meeting.
May 21
2021
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Ludo Van Den Bosch, PhD from the VIB-KU Leuven Center for Brain & Disease Research to a recent Investigator's meeting.
May 11
2021
ALS Headlines
Former Chicago Bears player Steve McMichael reveals he is battling ALS
Read the article on www.usatoday.com
Apr 16
2021
Research Bits
The Packard Center welcomed Cagla Eroglu from Duke University to a recent Investigator's meeting.