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Genetic factors play significant role in causing ALS, study reveals

Genetic factors play significant role in causing ALS, study reveals

TSRI scientist and partners receive $7.2 million grant to create new RNA-based treatments for ALS

TSRI scientist and partners receive $7.2 million grant to create new RNA-based treatments for ALS

Study shows how RNA splicing errors may trigger development of ALS, FTD

Study shows how RNA splicing errors may trigger development of ALS, FTD

Insilico Medicine launches personalized drug discovery platform to develop new treatments for ALS

Insilico Medicine launches personalized drug discovery platform to develop new treatments for ALS

BGU researchers redesign portion of FDA-approved drug into new molecule to treat ALS

BGU researchers redesign portion of FDA-approved drug into new molecule to treat ALS

Finding a cure for ALS

Finding a cure for ALS

New gene variant linked to Lou Gehrig's disease

New gene variant linked to Lou Gehrig's disease

Stem cell treatment helps improve motor functions, nervous system conditions in mice with ALS

Stem cell treatment helps improve motor functions, nervous system conditions in mice with ALS

FDA approves new treatment for people with ALS

FDA approves new treatment for people with ALS

Antidepressant improves drug delivery across the blood-brain barrier, rat study shows

Antidepressant improves drug delivery across the blood-brain barrier, rat study shows

Improvements to animal testing protocols could yield more useful clinical results

Improvements to animal testing protocols could yield more useful clinical results

SLU researchers make advances in understanding plaque-causing protein in neurological disorders

SLU researchers make advances in understanding plaque-causing protein in neurological disorders

Targeted treatment slows progression of two degenerative brain diseases in mice

Targeted treatment slows progression of two degenerative brain diseases in mice

Scientists discover potential role for 'jumping genes' in ALS

Scientists discover potential role for 'jumping genes' in ALS

Researchers show shared genetic origin between ALS/MND and schizophrenia

Researchers show shared genetic origin between ALS/MND and schizophrenia

New research reveals surprising culprit involved in self-destruction of axons

New research reveals surprising culprit involved in self-destruction of axons

Study identifies urinary biomarker that may help monitor progression of ALS

Study identifies urinary biomarker that may help monitor progression of ALS

Scientists identify new toxic pathway for protein aggregates in ALS and FTLD

Scientists identify new toxic pathway for protein aggregates in ALS and FTLD

TSRI researchers develop new drug candidates to target prostate and triple negative breast cancers

TSRI researchers develop new drug candidates to target prostate and triple negative breast cancers

Scientists discover how misfolded proteins can damage cells’ energy-producing powerhouses

Scientists discover how misfolded proteins can damage cells’ energy-producing powerhouses