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Tony Stewart “honored” by surprise guest at NASCAR Awards

Tony Stewart “honored” by surprise guest at NASCAR Awards

December 3, 2016: On April 21, Tony Stewart met Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder prior to the band’s appearance in Columbia, South Carolina. It was a moment that changed the three-time champion’s life. Now Stewart and Vedder, along with the NASCAR community, look to change the lives of thousands afflicted with Epidermolysis Bullosa. “I was

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WATCH: Eddie Vedder Honour Tony Stewart at NASCAR Gala

WATCH: Eddie Vedder Honour Tony Stewart at NASCAR Gala

Eddie Vedder was on hand Friday night in Las Vegas at the NASCAR Gala. He honoured newly-retired NASCAR driver Tony Stewart. “When I first met Tony, I was humbled to hear him say how much our music meant to him and it got him through some rough, tough and difficult times, and I can relate.

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NASCAR wraps 2016 season by honoring Jimmie Johnson, Tony Stewart

NASCAR wraps 2016 season by honoring Jimmie Johnson, Tony Stewart

December 4, 2016: Honoring the legacy of one of its all-time great drivers who’s retiring, while celebrating the accomplishments of another all-time great who continues to add to an impressive résumé, NASCAR officially closed out the 2016 season with its annual year-end Sprint Cup Awards banquet Friday night at the Wynn Las Vegas. With videos

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Watch Eddie Vedder Honor Tony Stewart at NASCAR Gala

Watch Eddie Vedder Honor Tony Stewart at NASCAR Gala

December 2, 2016, Las Vegas: NASCAR, on behalf of retiring race car driver, donates $1.8 million to Pearl Jam singer’s Epidermolysis Bullosa nonprofit Eddie Vedder made a surprise appearance at the NASCAR Sprint Series Awards Banquet in Las Vegas Friday to pay tribute to Tony Stewart, the race car driver who recently announced his retirement.

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Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder surprises Tony Stewart at NASCAR Awards

Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder surprises Tony Stewart at NASCAR Awards

December, 3, 2016, Las Vegas: When Tony Stewart met Pearl Jamlead singer Eddie Vedder at the band’s concert in South Carolina earlier this year, the two became fast friends. In their initial conversation, Vedder told Stewart about the EB Research Partnership, a non-profit dedicated to curing a skin disease known as epidermolysis bullosa. Stewart, with a reputation for being generous, promptly made

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Clinical Trial Press Release: Stanford Medicine Gene Therapy

Clinical Trial Press Release: Stanford Medicine Gene Therapy

November 1, 2016, Stanford, CA: “Gene therapy for blistering skin disease appears to enhance healing in Stanford clinical trial.” The Stanford researchers will report the results of four adult patients in the November 1st in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Highlights in the report include: Genetically corrected skin grafts appear to be well tolerated and

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Leidos Expands OnPAR Membership to Include the EB Research Partnership

Leidos Expands OnPAR Membership to Include the EB Research Partnership

FREDERICK, Md., [October 6, 2016] – Leidos welcomes the EB Research Partnership to OnPAR, the Online Partnership to Accelerate Research. OnPAR, originally launched by the Leidos Life Sciences team in March 2016, is a partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that offers a new funding paradigm with the goal of matching highly scored,

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