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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. >>

ALS Headlines

ALS Headlines from the Packard Center
  1. Tim, You have ALS

    MMQB - Tim, You Have ALS (si.com)
    Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:25:48 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/14_09_17.html
  2. MLB to Honor Lou Gehrig

    MLB to Honor Lou Gehrig on 75th Anniversary of his death
    Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:02:19 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/14_06_23.html
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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

From The Center

News from the Robert Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins
  1. Ice Bucket Challenges to Cures

    Huffington Post - Klein/Winokur Ice Bucket Challeneg
    Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:59:53 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_09_03.html
  2. #IceBucketChallenge Highlights Difficult Funding Decisions

    The Scientist: #IceBucketChallenge Highlights Difficult Funding Decisions
    Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:59:26 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_09_05.html
  3. All Side with Ann Fisher

    WOSU - Ann Fisher - Wellness Wednesday
    Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:21:13 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/All Side with Ann Fisher
  • September 2013 ALS Alert Newsletter
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The Numbers

  • 82

    % OF DONORS’ DOLLARS THAT DIRECTLY SUPPORT ALS RESEARCH

  • 90

    EVERY 90 MINUTES A PERSON IN THE U.S. IS DIAGNOSED

  • 23.4

    MILLION DOLLARS HAS BEEN SPENT ON RESEARCH SINCE 2000

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