research grants

Twelve new MDA grants help advance 'exciting time' in ALS research

Posted on Monday, February 4, 2013 - 09:39, By: Freelance
Twelve new grants totaling $3.6 million have been awarded in support of research studies that will explore the causes of, and potential treatments for, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

Three new MDA grants totaling nearly $1 million are helping scientists define the various processes that drive ALS

Posted on Monday, August 20, 2012 - 05:55, By: Amy Madsen
Three new MDA grants totaling $891,156 have been awarded to research projects aimed at uncovering some of the many complex processes that underlie ALS.

MDA funding has been approved for nine new research projects focused on understanding the causes of ALS or ways to slow down the disease process

Posted on Monday, August 22, 2011 - 15:02, By: Amy Madsen
MDA has awarded nine grants totaling more than $2.5 million to fund research projects focused on uncovering the causes of, and developing therapies for, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease). The new grants went to investigators at labs in the United States and Canada. The...