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ALS Worldwide

ALS-An Umbrella Disease

August 28, 2017

It’s important to understand that ALS is not just one disease, but a collection of many different diseases that share the name Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. At this time, there are more than 30 different genes that can fail or mis-fold that cause ALS to occur. Continued