OMRF scientists have identified a compound that could give birth to therapies for a host of eye diseases.
The donation continues the Eastern Star’s long history of generosity to OMRF, with gifts totaling $382,424.
Berkley is board certified in neurology and sees patients in OMRF’s Multiple Sclerosis Center of Excellence.
OMRF scientist Gary Gorbsky, Ph.D., will use the funds to pursue general research projects related to cell division.
OMRF officials brought more than 110 long-time donors together from across the state to celebrate their dedicated supporters at the annual Loyal Donor Society reception.
The new finding was published in the scientific journal eLife.