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Amyloidosis Foundation Announces 2020 Research Grant Recipients

Amyloidosis Foundation Announces 2020 Research Grant Recipients

We are pleased to announce the funding of three new research projects. The Donald C. Brockman Memorial Research Grant has been awarded to Mark Rank, PhD of Johns Hopkins University. His study revolves around cardiac amyloidosis. The David Seldin, MD, PhD Memorial Research Grant recipient is Susan Bal, MBBS of the University of Alabama-Birmingham. Her study will focus on Light Chain (AL) amyloidosis. The third grant is awarded to Renato Polimanti, PhD of Yale University of Medicine. His research is geared towards wild-type ATTR.

The Amyloidosis Foundation has awarded nearly $2 million to research since the inception of the grant program in 2005.

Congratulations to the recipients!