Stony Brook University in New York has received a $2.5 million donation from Robert and Lisa Lourie in support of pediatric multiple sclerosis research and for the establishment of an imaging center at Stony Brook Medicine. The donation will be matched by a grant from the Simons Foundation. The Lisa and Robert Lourie Imaging Suite will use various imaging technologies, including a PET/MRI system, to study the brain and spinal cord in MS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, epilepsy and other neurological conditions.

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