Dr.Maltecca (Italy) has started a pilot drug treatment in the Scacs KO mouse. The results should be known in few months.
Dr. Maltecca will be presenting her ARSACS research data at the EMBO workshop in China in June 2017.
Less than a month to join the ARSACS Research Team for the Scotiabank Charity Challenge run in April . Alanna Watt , a member of the ARSACS research team , has created an ARSACS TEAM FOUNDATION. First, Register now for the run. Second, register for Fundraising (search for the team or for Alanna Watt’s name).
If you are not able to participate, support the ARSACS Foundation by making a donation.
The Foundation offers annual research fellowships that will lead to a treatment for ARSACS. A $100,000 grant could be awarded for a period of one year with possibility for renewal for a second year. Researchers interested should apply at the latest by May 25, 2017. Application form
ARSACS researchers will be at the Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer at the University of Montreal (IRIC) on December 13, 2016 to analyze in greater details the first results of the drug screening therapeutic molecules carried out over the last months . Stay tuned.