Mary Chapman, features writer —

Mary graduated from Wayne State University with a degree in journalism. She began her career at United Press International, then spent a decade reporting for the Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (now Bloomberg Industry Group). Mary has written extensively for The New York Times, and her work has appeared in publications such as Time, Newsweek, Fortune, and the Chicago Tribune. She’s won a Society of Professional Journalists award for outstanding reporting.

Articles by Mary Chapman

NeuroCycle Gets $500K NINDS Grant to Study Dravet Therapies

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) has awarded NeuroCycle Therapeutics a $500,000 grant to test advanced subtype-selective GBAA receptor modulators in Dravet syndrome models. The Small Business Innovation Research grant to evaluate NCT10004 and NCT10015 furthers the pharmaceutical company’s efforts…

Epilepsy Foundation Awards $300K in Grants for New Treatments

With the goal of advancing development of new treatments for patients living with poorly controlled seizures, the Epilepsy Foundation has awarded $300,000 in grants to two leading researchers. The grants will go to Matthew Gentry, PhD, a professor at the University of Kentucky, and Greg Worrell, MD, PhD,…