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J.K. Rowling Donates $19M to Fund MS Research

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J.K. Rowling Donates $19M to Fund MS Research

J.K. Rowling Donates $19M to Fund MS Research

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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.

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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.

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Rowling, via statement J.K.

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