What’s available: 3,000 FDA-approved drugs, countless nutriceuticals and 1000s of devices The Problem: 90% of all patients will not see an effective treatment in their lifetime and for 12,000 diseases, only 30-40 new drugs are approved annually What can be done: With 25 research partners, and less than $7M in philanthropic funds, we have created 9 repurposed treatments changing the lives of thousands of patients What can be done: With 25 research partners, and less than $7M in philanthropic funds, we have created 9 repurposed treatments changing the lives of thousands of patients

Cures Within Reach catalyzes repurposing research to quickly and affordably improve patient lives.  We connect researchers and funders, facilitate crowd sourcing and community, and identify alternative financing models and incentives.    Repurposing tests existing drugs and devices to create treatments for unsolved diseases.  Learn more about repurposing.

 


  

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Thank you for joining Cures Within Reach and the CWR Young Professionals Board for the 2nd annual

CureAccelerator Live! event on November 15th.

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Congratulations to Paul Swiecicki, MD at the University of Michigan on winning $50k for his project:

Repurposing Old Drugs as New Therapies for Metastatic Thyroid Cancer

 


 

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Thank you to ABC News and Judy Hsu for the great news story about our work.  See the story here!

If you are interested in participating in that clinical study, or receiving clinical care for your lower leg issues, please call 866 600 CARE (2273) or visit the UI Health site.

 


 

 

golfers5Congrats to our Longest Day of Golf 2017 golfers and team!

31 golfers raised over $35,000 to support two repurposing research pediatric clinical trials!  

Were were joined on the course this year by Alex Moyer, former Miami Dolphins linebacker & founder of CA Gamechangers! CAG is a non-profit organization created to help young student-athletes maximize their academic and athletic experiences and facilitate life transitions to ensure success in life beyond sports.

 

 


 

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