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Alnylam Receives Grant for Parkinson's Disease Research

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals said this week that it has received an undisclosed grant from the Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.

According to the foundation, the grant was awarded to Alnylam's David Bumcrot for a research project exploring the possibility of using siRNAs to target alpha-synuclein, which plays a role in the development of Parkinson's disease.

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