Richard Harris Award-winning journalist Richard Harris reports on biomedical research for NPR's newsmagazines, including Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
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Karen Lorne, diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease in July, volunteers weekly with her certified therapy dog, Bailey, at the Ronald McDonald House in Chapel Hill, N.C. Courtesy of Karen Lorne hide caption

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Simplified Study Aims To Quickly Test A Long-Shot ALS Treatment

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Reviews Of Medical Studies May Be Tainted By Funders' Influence

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3 Chemists Share Nobel Prize For Work On 'Molecular Machines'

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A multi-million dollar effort to produce a test to guide treatment for a potentially lethal skin cancer recently fell apart after the scientific investigator discovered that the commercial antibodies he was using were unreliable. Cultura RM Exclusive/Peter Mulle/Getty Images hide caption

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Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients Jack Willis (center), Nolan Willis (right) and Max LeClaire, attended the opening of Sarepta Therapeutics new headquarters in Cambridge, Mass., in 2014. Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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Controversy Continues Over Muscular Dystrophy Drug, Despite FDA Approval

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Are We Reaching The End Of The Trend For Longer, Healthier Lives?

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HHS Issues New Rules To Open Up Data From Clinical Trials

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Clinton And Trump Release Medical Information

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Clinton Releases Updated Health Information After Pneumonia Diagnosis

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Hillary Clinton Diagnosed With Pneumonia; Campaign Events Canceled

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