Million Dollar Bike Ride

MILLION DOLLAR BIKE RIDE FUNDRAISER
for RASopathies Research

Thank you 2016 RASopathies Network Riders!

2017 MILLION DOLLAR BIKE RIDE
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Philadelphia, PA

~ 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

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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.

Questions? Contact Lisa Schill at LSchill@rasopathiesnet.org or (520) 229-7067.

Click here for parents’ answers to What do you hope RASopathies research will do for you?

 

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?