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Nov 10, 2015, 15:52 ET CURE To Expand Work With Veterans' Epilepsy Thanks To Department Of Defense Grant

 Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy today announced that it will create a new research program and focus with a grant of approximately 10...


Oct 01, 2014, 11:19 ET Bears GM Phil Emery Tackles Epilepsy Head-On as CURE's Newest Board Member

As general manager for the Chicago Bears, Phil Emery has watched his team face many difficult opponents on the football field. But no football team...


Jul 17, 2014, 13:55 ET Statement Regarding Department Of Defense Epilepsy Funding Announcement

"CURE applauds the announcement today from the U.S. Department of Defense – allocating $7.5 million dedicated to epilepsy research –...


Jun 03, 2014, 10:55 ET Sudden Death in Epilepsy to be highlighted at Minneapolis Conference

 When 4-year-old Henry Lapham was diagnosed with epilepsy, his parents Gardiner and Nicholas Lapham were devastated, but certain that with the...


Feb 14, 2014, 06:00 ET Epilepsy Research Grants Awarded By CURE After Receiving Record-High Number Of Applications

After receiving a record-high 200 plus applications in 2013, Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE) is proud to announce its six research...


Oct 21, 2013, 11:34 ET CURE Awards $2 Million To Grantees For Research In Epilepsy

Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE), the leading nongovernmental funder of epilepsy research, is proud to announce the most recent...


Feb 07, 2013, 12:04 ET CURE Grantee Uncovers A Potential Cause of Childhood Epilepsy

 CURE (Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy) Grantee Peter Crino, MD, Ph.D, has found important new evidence that the Human papillomavirus...


Apr 19, 2010, 15:23 ET Meet a Nobel Prize Winning Scientist April 22 in Hartford

In observance of Bring Your Child to Work Day, CURE (Connecticut United for Research Excellence) and Boehringer Ingelheim cordially invite you to...


Feb 02, 2009, 09:36 ET Obama Advisor Joins Connecticut and International Scientists at New Haven Stem Cell Symposium

More than a dozen internationally renowned speakers, including a key bioethics advisor on the Obama transition team, will be coming to New Haven,...


Apr 17, 2008, 01:00 ET Connecticut BioBus Travels to State Capitol on April 24 for Tours and Experiments with Visiting Students

HARTFORD, Conn., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Connecticut BioBus will travel to the State Capitol on Thursday, April 24 to conduct mobile lab...


Dec 13, 2007, 00:00 ET Former NFL Star Tiki Barber and CURE Founder Susan Axelrod Speak Out About Epilepsy on TODAY Show

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Three-time NFL Pro Bowler and TODAY correspondent Tiki Barber spoke publicly for the first time today about...


Dec 05, 2007, 00:00 ET Connecticut Bioscience Achievement Awards Presented at CURE Annual Meeting

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut's premier life science award, the CURE Award for Excellence, was presented to Alexion...


Sep 20, 2007, 01:00 ET Senate Judiciary Targets Railroads Unfair Antitrust Exemptions

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Rail customers today applauded the Senate Judiciary Committee for its passage of legislation aimed at...


Apr 23, 2007, 01:00 ET CT BioBus to Mark Adoption of Biodiesel Fuel in Capitol Ceremony April 26

HARTFORD, Conn., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Connecticut's BioBus, the bioscience laboratory on wheels, will be at the Capitol building in Hartford...


Mar 07, 2007, 00:00 ET Badger-CURE Supports Wisconsin Senators' Rail Reform Effort

MADISON, Wis., March 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of Wisconsin freight rail customers is rallying behind bipartisan legislation...


Mar 06, 2007, 00:00 ET Rail Customers Hail Congressional Action to Fix America's Broken Rail System

WASHINGTON, March 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today a broad coalition working to establish an effective rail system for America heralded...


Feb 13, 2007, 00:00 ET Freight Rail Customers Urge Administration and Congress to Address America's Economic Security

WASHINGTON, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the day that Secretary of Transportation Mary Peters shares her perspective on transportation...


Jan 31, 2007, 00:00 ET Rail Customers Make Case Against Proposed New Rate Rules

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A diverse group of rail customers told the Surface Transportation Board (STB) today that proposed...


Jan 24, 2007, 00:00 ET CURE Elects Officers

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Congressman Glenn English will continue to lead the effort to pass rail reform legislation as...


Jun 15, 2005, 01:00 ET Pescatello of CURE Comments on Signing of CT Stem Cell Bill

FARMINGTON, Conn., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- This afternoon Governor Jodi M. Rell of Connecticut signed into law legislation supporting embryonic...


Mar 29, 2004, 00:00 ET CURE Launches Connecticut's BioConnection Program at Edgewood Magnet School in New Haven

NEW HAVEN, Conn., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at Edgewood Magnet School in New Haven will conduct advanced bioscience experiments in their...