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Jun 14
2018
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With his voice silenced and body ravaged, Rahul Desikan’s research gives him a ‘reason to live.’
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May 16
2018
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O.J. Brigance and wife Chanda continue to fight ALS, 11 years after his diagnosis
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Mar 22
2018
Mar 14
2018
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A physicist and best-selling author, Dr. Hawking did not allow his physical limitations to hinder his quest to answer “the big question: Where did the universe come from?”
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Mar 14
2018
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How Did Stephen Hawking Beat the Odds Against ALS?
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Feb 2
2018
ALS Headlines, Packard Center News
Packard scientists have created a novel tool that has identified new links between ALS and a motor neuron’s ability to handle aggregation-prone proteins in response to stress.
Click here to read paper in Stem Cell Report
Aug 11
2017
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Artificially intelligent machines could analyze huge databases to find potential targets for the devastating disease
Read the entire article on www.scientificamerican.com
Aug 2
2017
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Packard Center director explains in the opinion piece in fortune.com why ALS is difficult treat and what the future holds for patients.
Read the full article on www.fortune.com
Jul 25
2017
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Three years after the Ice Bucket Challenge and an ALS diagnosis, this marathoner is still competing
Read the full story on www.espn.com
Jun 21
2017
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New York Times: Here, five men and women speak about how their lives have changed as a result of this devastating illness.
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