Lou Gehrig’s Disease (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)

New Forms of Genetic Testing Improve Diagnosis, Raise Questions

“Knowing, if not all, is almost all,” said Matthew Harms, a neurologist and neurophysiologist from Washington University in St. Louis, in his presentation on genetic testing for neuromuscular disorders at the 2014 MDA Clinical Conference, held in Chicago March 16-19.

Augie’s Quest To Transition from MDA to the ALS Therapy Development Institute

Clump-Busting Molecule Targets Misfolded Proteins in ALS

ALS Care Checklist Developed

Immune System Modulator in Development for ALS

DNA Damage in ALS

A failure to repair damaged DNA appears to play an important role in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), an MDA-supported team of researchers reports.

Eighth Annual Tradition of Hope Gala Raises More Than $1.2 Million for MDA's Augie's Quest

ALS Briefs: NurOwn, Disease Modifiers, Biomarker Test

Eighth Annual Tradition Of Hope Gala To Support MDA's Augie's Quest

ALS Briefs: Protein Clumps, Cell-to-Cell Spread and More

This roundup of recent MDA-supported amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) research news and reviews includes:

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