BUCK­ETS OF SUP­PORT FOR CHAL­LENGE

Western Suburbs Weekly - - Health -

PEO­PLE who par­tic­i­pated in the Ice Bucket Chal­lenge have gen­er­ated a $1.05 mil­lion grant, the largest ever sum to be awarded by the MND Re­search In­sti­tute of Aus­tralia Re­search Com­mit­tee. The grant will al­low a com­pre­hen­sive data­base to be built and pa­tients an­a­lysed us­ing the most up-to-date ge­netic tech­niques. Do­na­tions made by the more than 30,000 par­tic­i­pat­ing Aus­tralians were used for the grant.

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