Grant effective: March 2012
The Muscular Dystrophy Association has given a $300,000 grant to the Center for Genetic Medicine Research (CGMR) at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., to continue standardized and reliable preclinical studies of neuromuscular diseases.
The MDA Translational Research Grant was awarded to CGMR's Kanneboyina Nagaraju, who directs the Murine Functional Testing Core Facility. It's the largest preclinical drug testing facility for neuromuscular disease models.
To learn more, read Money for Mice: MDA Funds Drug Testing Facility.