Pitt to Create ALS Research Center

The University of Pittsburgh is creating the Live Like Lou Center for ALS Research to study a cure for ALS, the degenerative nerve disease named for baseball player Lou Gehrig.

The center is named after a charity founded by Neil and Suzanne Alexander, a Pittsburgh couple who started the fund at The Pittsburgh Foundation after Neil Alexander was diagnosed with ALS three years ago.

Read more at UPMC.com.

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