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This month marks the 20th anniversary of the MDA Art Collection, and as the Collection has grown over the last two decades, great strides also have been made in MDA-funded neuromuscular disease research

posted on July 1, 2012 - 3:00pm
"Art and science coincide,” opined poet and playwright Bertoit Brecht, “insofar as both aim to improve the lives of men and women.” In celebration of the MDA Art Collection’s 20th anniversary in July, here’s a small selection from the Collection’s more than 385 pieces, paired with research. The entire MDA Art Collection can be viewed online, as well as the complete research news archives at...
posted on January 1, 2012 - 12:09pm
QUEST Vol. 19, No. 1
MDA Art Collection turns 20 The year is 1992 …
posted on March 31, 2011 - 11:50am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 2
I’ve always admired people who create art. I do not draw — correction — I cannot draw. It once took me six months to choose a paint color for the kitchen. However, about a year ago, I discovered I am an artist. It all started when my friend, Mary, decided to have a painting party. She emailed all her girlfriends and asked, “Who’s interested in an evening of sips and strokes?” A dozen women said...
posted on March 31, 2011 - 9:50am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 2
Spring has sprung in varying degrees around the country, a sure sign that summer’s not far behind. For many kids with neuromuscular diseases, summer can only mean one thing: “The Best Week of the Year!” — also known as MDA summer camp.

Youngsters with neuromuscular diseases count the days until 'the best week of the year'

posted on March 1, 2007 - 9:46am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 2
Friendships
posted on September 1, 2006 - 3:34pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 5
Jared Aronson Who: Jared Aronson, 23 Where:
posted on January 1, 2006 - 2:49pm
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 1
Imagine a place where superheroes and villains rule the world. It’s a world where high-powered action meets political intrigue, and conspiracy theories abound. You’ve entered the world of Helios, a comic book co-created by editor Mike Penny.
posted on May 1, 2005 - 9:59am
Who: Where: Tucson, Ariz. DX: Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, 20 years What: A former building maintenance worker, Castillo enjoys creating festive and fun piñatas for decoration or use at children’s birthday parties. He fills requests from friends and family members and sells them for $25 to $100, depending on complexity.