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VIDEO: Deep Impact of Medical Research

February 16, 2012 By Tom Niemisto, Video Production Specialist

To grasp the impact of medical research you have to look past the test tubes, charts, and computer models to see the ultimate goal: improved quality of life.

The Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center was established in 2003 to focus on research and treatment for MD. At a recent open house, patients, families and advocates met with doctors and lab technicians who work tirelessly to develop treatments.

This research at the University of Minnesota improves medical outcomes, yet state funding has dropped in recent years. It's time to prioritize research that moves Minnesota forward.


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