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Pathways to the Future

On Friday, July 28th at the Metropolitan Club New York, the Foundation celebrated 30 years of awarding research grants, honored our Scientific Council, and announced the winners of our annual Klerman & Freedman Prizes, which recognize excep

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Redesigned our website bbrfoundation.org

Over the past several months we’ve been hard at work improving our website in an effort to make it more user-friendly and bring more content value to you: the families living with illness, the researcher looking for treatment advances and cures, and most importantly, our donors.

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Meet our 2017 NARSAD Independent Investigator Grantees

We are proud to announce that 40 scientists from 36 institutions in 10 countries have received NARSAD Independent Investigator Grants totaling $3.9 million.

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Joshua A Gordon, Director of the National Institute of Mental Health NIMH

Joshua Gordon, M.D., Ph.D., remembers being deeply impressed during college with a mentor who was devoted not just to research—about genes whose activation sends cells on a path toward cancer`— but also to using knowledge about these “oncogenes” to help doctors all over the world assess their pat

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2016 NARSAD Distinguished Investigators

We are proud to announce $1.5 million has been awarded in NARSAD Distinguished Investigator Grants to 15 scientists, who are full professors or the equivalent, conducting innovative projects in diverse areas of neurobiological and behavioral research.

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