Million Dollar Bike Ride
MILLION DOLLAR BIKE RIDE FUNDRAISER
for RASopathies Research
2017 MILLION DOLLAR BIKE RIDE
Saturday, May 20, 2017
~ OR VIRTUALLY ~
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?