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Video: Ice Bucket Challenge funds ALS gene breakthrough


Celebrities who doused themselves with freezing cold water for charity have helped scientists make a discovery that could help sufferers of motor neurone disease.

The Ice Bucket Challenge went viral in 2014 as scores of famous figures including Tom Cruise, Ruth Langsford, Benedict Cumberbatch, David Beckham, Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift posted videos showing them getting a chilly drenching.

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