Published on Apr 12, 2017 Congrats to Dr. Beverly Davidson, Raymond G. Perelman CCMT director, on her election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences! Read more about this prestigious award here.
Hoppy's Hope raised $40,000 for a second year in row for Huntington's disease research! Half will go towards Dr. Beverly Davidson's work at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and half will go to Dr. Pedro Gonzalez-Alegre's studies at the University of Pennsylvania. Thank you Hoppy's Hope for helping us to continue our work towards discovering therapies for HD!
In June 2016, Davidson Lab made a trip to watch the Phillies take on the Toronto Blue Jays. Go Phillies!
Questions about RNA interference? Here's a video of Dr. Beverly Davidson explaining the use of RNAi for the treatment of Huntington's Disease. Watch Video
In honor of Rare Disease Day on February 29th, 2016, Dr. Luis Tecedor's image of neurons expressing TPP1 was chosen as the Biomedical Picture of the Day (BPoD). Read more here.
In June 2015, Hoppy's Hope donated $40,000 to Davidson Lab to continue their research on Huntington's Disease. The money will be used to further the work of finding therapies for this genetically inherited disorder. Thank you Hoppy's Hope for your support!