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Relatives of ALS Patients More Apt to Have Mental Health Issues - MedPage Today



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Relatives of ALS Patients More Apt to Have Mental Health Issues 
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Relatives of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) seemed to be at greater risk for schizophrenia and other psychotic conditions than those without a family history of ALS, researchers found. In a case-control family aggregation study in ...

 


5 Important Things the ALS Association Does - ALS News Today



5 Important Things the ALS Association Does 
ALS News Today
The ALS Association was founded in 1985 and is dedicated to helping patients who suffer from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The non-profit organization operates with a global scope, coordinating their research with some of the world's top scientists.

 


Preclinical data showing protective effect of masitinib on the peripheral nervous system in ALS published in the ... - Nasdaq



Preclinical data showing protective effect of masitinib on the peripheral nervous system in ALS published in the ... 
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... pharmaceutical company specialized in the research, development and marketing of protein kinase inhibitors (PKIs), announces the publication of preclinical study results with masitinib in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Entitled, 'Evidence for ...

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amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - Hackaday



amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 
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A diagnosis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, is devastating. Outlier cases like [Stephen Hawking] notwithstanding, most ALS patients die within four years or so of their diagnosis, after having endured the progressive loss of muscle control ...

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Scientists Identify Genes that Link Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis with Various Cancers - ALS News Today



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Scientists Identify Genes that Link Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis with Various Cancers 
ALS News Today
While a link between neurodegenerative diseases and cancer seems unlikely, a recent study suggests that such connections might exist. Genetic analysis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients, conducted by Japanese and Taiwanese researchers, ...

 


Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Global Market 2017 Key Players,Share, Trend, Segmentation and Forecast to 2022 - Medgadget (blog)



Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Global Market 2017 Key Players,Share, Trend, Segmentation and Forecast to 2022 
Medgadget (blog)
?Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) ? Market Insights, Epidemiology and Market Forecast ? Market Insights, Epidemiology and Market Forecast ? 2025? report provides an overview of the disease and in depth research related to Amyotrophic lateral ...

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Diagnosed with ALS, he used his remaining time to pass out Krispy Kreme, help others. - Durham Herald Sun



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Diagnosed with ALS, he used his remaining time to pass out Krispy Kreme, help others. 
Durham Herald Sun
After being diagnosed with ALS ? Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease ? in 2010, Mr. Rosati drew headlines in December 2013 when he gave away Krispy Kreme doughnuts, also known as the ?Krispy Kreme Heist.? After his diagnosis, he ...

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Edaravone (Radicava) for ALS - ModernMedicine



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Edaravone (Radicava) for ALS 
ModernMedicine
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive, fatal, neurodegenerative disease.1 As progressive degeneration of motor neurons occurs, the ability of the brain to initiate and control muscle movement is lost. With voluntary muscle action ...

 


Columbia Researchers Receive Funding from Facebook Founder to Create Atlas of Spinal Cord Cells - ALS News Today



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Columbia Researchers Receive Funding from Facebook Founder to Create Atlas of Spinal Cord Cells 
ALS News Today
... potential to become a reference for investigators researching injuries or diseases of the spinal cord, such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. ?Despite decades of research, it's difficult to make meaningful progress in the fight against diseases ...

 


Researchers identify strategies to mitigate disturbed axonal ... - News-Medical.net



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Researchers identify strategies to mitigate disturbed axonal ... 
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A team of researchers at VIB and KU Leuven used stem cell technology to generate motor neurons from ALS patients carrying mutations in FUS. They found ...

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