Jacob's Cure, Inc.
Rating: 4.94 stars 17 reviews
Issues: Health, Cancer
Location: PO Box 52 Rye NY 10580 USA
Results: To date, Jacob’s Cure has funded two gene-therapy trials and is currently funding research towards a phase 1 stem-cell clinical trial aimed for 2011. Research efforts to date have slowed down and in some cases halted the progression of the disease in most of the children who received gene-therapy and have begun the recommended pharmacological regimen.
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Jacob's Cure is very special to me. Not because I or a family member has Canavan disease but because Jordana Holovach has dedicated the last 15 years to saving her son's (and others like him) life and it is an honor to help her do it. The progress we have made is incredible and it's only because of the people involved.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
seeingthe progress Jacob has made and the support new diagnosed families receive.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
Making a difference for the better
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...
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