Author JK Rowling makes huge gift for MS research

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LONDON (AP) — Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother. The 15.3 million-pound ($18.8 million) donation announced Thursday will be used for new facilities at a research center based at the University of...
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J.K. Rowling Donates $19M to Fund MS Research
J.K. Rowling Donates $19M to Fund MS Research The author's mother, Anne Rowling, died from complications related to Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in 1990 at the age of 45. J.K. helped set up the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic at Scotland's University of Edinburgh in 2010. She has now gifted the university with $19 million in order to pay for new facilities and research into the illness. The Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic also researches other brain conditions such as motor neuron disease, Parkinson's and dementia. J.K. Rowling, via statement J.K. Rowling, via statement J.K. Rowling, via statement

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