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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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Steve Gleason on his life with ALS, mission for a cure

    Steve Gleason on his life with ALS, mission for a cure - Sports Illustrated Article
    Wed, 26 Jun 2013 15:49:21 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_als_headlines/13_06_26.html

From The Center

News from the Robert Packard Center for ALS Research at Johns Hopkins
  1. 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
  2. Five Myths About ALS

    Washington Post - OpEd - Five Myths About ALS
    Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:13:54 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_08_29.html
  3. It’s going to take a lot more ice buckets to fill the NIH funding gap

    Washington Post: It’s going to take a lot more ice buckets to fill the NIH funding gap
    Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:34:07 GMThttp://www.alscenter.org/news/rss_from_the_packard_center/14_08_21B.html
  • September 2013 ALS Alert Newsletter
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The Numbers

  • 90

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

  • 82

    % OF DONORS’ DOLLARS THAT DIRECTLY SUPPORT ALS RESEARCH

  • 5

    COUNTRIES WHERE PACKARD SCIENTISTS ARE COLLABORATING THEIR RESEARCH

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