The "Mercies in Disguise Research Grant, in Honor of the Baxley Family"

Contributed by: 

Kathy Baxley and Family

This grant was established in 2018.

Research Grants Supported

JoaquĆ­n Castilla, PhD, 2022
Basque Foundation for Science, Bilbao, Spain
"Development and characterization of the fastest animal model able to propagate GSS prions faithfully"

Steven E. Arnold, MD, 2019
Assessing long-term stability of cerebrospinal fluid PrP levels in genetic prion disease mutation carriers
Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School; and Translational Neurology Head of the Interdisciplinary Brain Center, Massachusetts General Hospital

Leonardo Cortez, Ph.D., 2018
Isolation and Strain-Specific Characterization of Pathogenic CJD Prion Particles
Centre for Prions and Protein Folding Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada