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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. Five Reasons You Should Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

    HuffPost: Five reasons you should take the ice bucket challenge
    Mon, 20 Jul 2015 17:31:09 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/15_07_20.html
  2. Take the Packard Center Communications Survey

    Take the Packard Center Communications Survey
    Sat, 18 Jul 2015 12:31:53 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/15_07_17.html
  3. How Stephen Hawking is still alive

    WaPo: How Stephen Hawking, diagnosed with ALS decades ago, is still alive
    Tue, 24 Feb 2015 18:06:31 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/15_02_23.html
  4. New ALS gene and signaling pathways identified

    New ALS gene and signaling pathways identified
    Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:24:06 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/15_02_19.html
  5. Hollywood raises profile of ALS with two new films

    Hollywood raises profile of ALS with two new films
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:15:37 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/14_10_23.html

From The Center

News from the Robert Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins
  1. Packard researchers identify key component of stress granules and ALS pathology

    Udai Pandey: Packard researchers identify key component of stress granules and ALS pathology
    Tue, 05 Jan 2016 20:44:48 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/16_01_05.html
  2. Packard Center mourns loss of Stephen Wakefield

    BOG Member Stephen Wakefield Obituary
    Tue, 20 Oct 2015 17:45:07 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/15_10_20.html
  3. Center Announces Answer ALS

    Answer ALS Announcement
    Wed, 09 Sep 2015 14:52:49 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/15_09_09.html
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    % OF THE CENTER’S REVENUE COMES FROM EVENTS HOSTED BY PATIENTS, FRIENDS AND FAMILY.

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    % OF NEW ALS DRUGS IN THE PIPELINE DEVELOPED BY PACKARD CENTER

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    ONGOING ALS RESEARCH PROJECTS

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