The Washington Post's recent article on lymphatic research highlighted the work of Dr. Kari Alitalo and Dr. Jonathan Kipnis. This recent discovery regarding lymphatics in the brain is opening a whole new world of research for brain related diseases, from MS to Alzheimer's to Parkinson's. Through the contributions of Supporting Members and Corporate Partners, LE&RN has been able to support the work of both labs.
- LE&RN is funding a postdoctoral fellowship to Antoine Louveau at the Kipnis lab at the University of Virginia.
- Dr. Kari Alitalo is a long time member of LE&RN's Scientific Medical Advisory Council.
- Aleksanteri Aspelund of the University of Helsinki/Wihuri Research Institute, Finland, was a recipient of a LE&RN Poster award at the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) Lymphatics 2016 and is a member of the Alitalo lab.
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