New, 2-Drug Clinical Trial Begins!
Our mission to cure Progeria continues: the drug everolimus is being added to the current lonafarnib treatment regimen, with the hope that the two drugs together will be even more effective than lonafarnib alone. Click here for exciting details.
TEDx talks hit 1 billion views; Sam Berns’ talk featured in global TED announcement
He has taught millions how to live a happy life. And now, with TEDx celebrating the milestone of one billion views total, they have chosen Sam’s as one of 15 “amazing talks” to highlight. Check out our special campaign and what you can do to help. #LiveLikeSam
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Summer/Fall 2015: Search for Children Concentrates in India and China
With more than 2/3 of the unidentified children with Progeria believed to be in China and India, PRF has renewed efforts in those countries in its “Find the Other 150” campaign.
PRF's Facebook reaches 1 MILLION FOLLOWERS!
In a wonderful display of global support for children with Progeria, 1 million people are following PRF through its dynamic and informative Facebook page. Follow and share so everyone can be part of our quest for the cure! In recognition of this milestone and all the people Sam Berns inspired, click here for “Take the Long Way”, a special musical tribute to Sam.
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