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Positive Clinical Trial Result

Peer-reviewed results of a trial led by the Healey Center’s Dr. Sabrina Paganoni, will be published soon. The CENTAUR trial, highlighted in a Wall Street Journal article, tested a drug that showed promise in slowing muscle decline in individuals with ALS.

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