Initiated in 2003, the Carolinas Muscular Dystrophy Research Endowment is
dedicated to supporting research for select types of
muscular dystrophy, particularly Limb Girdle, which is currently
being conducted in the McColl-Lockwood Laboratory for Muscular Dystrophy Research at Carolinas Medical Center, directed by Qi Long Lu, MD, PhD.
The mission of the McColl-Lockwood Laboratory for Musclar Dystrophy Research is to develop experimental therapies for the treatment of the muscular
dystrophies and to facilitate the translation of experimental therapies
to clinical trials in order to improve the quality of life for patients with
Significant progress made by the McColl-Lockwood Laboratory in the last
few years is directly attributable to strong support from the Carolinas Muscular
Dystrophy Research Endowment. Use the form below to make a contribution to the Carolinas Muscular Dystrophy Research Endowment:
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Contributions to The Carolinas Muscular Dystrophy Research Endowment are tax-deductible in accordance with IRS regulations.
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