Million Dollar Bike Ride
MILLION DOLLAR BIKE RIDE FUNDRAISER
for RASopathies Research
2017 MILLION DOLLAR BIKE RIDE
Saturday, May 20, 2017
~ OR VIRTUALLY ~
THANK YOU RIDERS AND DONORS!
WE MET THE $20,000 GOAL WHICH WILL BE MATCHED BY THE PENN ORPHAN DISEASE CENTER
MORE SOON ON THE EXACT AMOUNT
Come join us to raise research funds! Your participation, whether by biking or sponsoring, will help us direct 100% of what you donate to RASopathies research. Penn matches donations 1:1 up to $50,000.
Can’t make it to Philly to participate? No problem, participate virtually! Just register like you’re participating in Philadelphia, email LSchill@rasopathiesnet.org that you’ll be participating virtually, and then take a bike ride or walk or run locally.
- Click here to register to ride, and choose RASopathies Network Riders.
- Click here if you don’t want to ride, but would like to donate to Penn for RASopathies research.
Past RASopathies Grant Winners
2014: Maria Kontaridis, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, $65,000
Pilot study to delineate the cause of gastrointestinal abnormalities in RASopathy disorders using human inducible pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)
2015: Giuseppe Zampino, Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore, $53,000
Pain in RASopathies: new investigative techniques and treatments
2016: Philip Stork, MD, Oregon Health Sciences University, $44,000
Are Raf dimers targets for therapeutic intervention in RASopathies?