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Amyloidosis Foundation Announces 2021 Research Grant Recipients

Amyloidosis Foundation Announces 2021 Research Grant Recipients

We are pleased to announce the funding of two new research projects for 2021. The Donald C. Brockman Memorial Research Grant has been awarded to Maria Moscvin, MD of Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. Her study is targeting Free Light Chain Secretion as a Novel Therapeutic Strategy in AL Amyloidosis. The David Seldin, MD, PhD Memorial Junior Research Grant recipient is Timothy Poterucha, MD of Milstein Hospital, Columbia University, New York, NY. His study will focus on the Prospective identification of transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis using deep learning.

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

Click here for photos and to read more about their proposals.

Congratulations!