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FD/MAS Alliance and UPenn ODC Award the 2020 FD/MAS Research Grant

We’re thrilled to share the news that the 2020 FD/MAS Million Dollar Bike Ride Research Grant has been awarded to Dr. Mara Rimunucci for her project entitled:

Osteoclasts and Pain in Fibrous Dysplasia: Investigating and targeting the molecular links in a transgenic mouse model (EF1α-GsαR201C mice) of human fibrous dysplasia
Dr. Riminucci will receive $66,263 to perform cutting-edge research that will hopefully bring us closer to an effective treatment for FD/MAS.
Team FD/MAS 2020 Awardee
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