Michael J. Fox
Michael J. Fox Sues Laboratory: You Left Fridge Open — And DESTROYED Our Parkinson’s Disease Research!
October 6th, 2014
The Michael J. Fox Foundation is suing a laboratory in New Jersey for allegedly ruining thousands of medical samples and consequently devastating their Parkinson’s disease research project.
According to a lawsuit filed on Friday, the Coriell Institute for Medical Research — a nonprofit, independent facility — was housing more than 25,000 specimens for a study.
That is, until they were destroyed.
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August 14th, 2014PHOTO
As Gossip Cop reported, Williams’ widow Susan Schneider made the revelation on Thursday, announcing that the actor was in the “early stages” of the debilitating ailment.
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July 27th, 2013
Michael J. Fox says that Parkinson’s disease itself will not define his upcoming comeback TV show, although it certainly helps to shape his character.
The veteran actor is gearing up for “The Michael J. Fox Show,” on which he plays a local newscaster (with Parkinson’s) who decides to return to work after years away from the job.
At the Television Critics’ Association summer press tour on Saturday, Fox explained how the disease that afflicts him — and his character — will play a role on the new series.Read more...