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Million Dollar Bike Ride

Orphan Disease Center brings communities, researchers together to fight rare illnesses

This article is reprinted here with permission. Written by Lauren Hertzler, it was originally published by the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Current here. The only one of its kind, Penn’s Orphan Disease Center in the Perelman School of Medicine was established in 2011 to promote the development of therapies for a variety of rare diseases.   Read more about Orphan Disease Center brings communities, researchers together to fight rare illnesses[…]

4th Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride

The Penn Medicine Orphan Disease Center (ODC) will host the 4th Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride on Saturday, May 20th, 2017 to raise money for rare disease research.  The Million Dollar Bike Ride brings over 600 cyclists and volunteers to Penn’s campus to ride either 12, 33, or 73 miles starting in the city, and ranging across the Greater Philadelphia Read more about 4th Annual Million Dollar Bike Ride[…]