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July 06, 2016

ALS Reversals: A New Study By Duke Neurologist

Dr. Richard Bedlack is focusing on a different kind of ALS patient: someone who seems to be getting better.

October 01, 2015

Ancient Endogenous Retroviruses May Cause ALS/MND

Researchers uncover evidence that a retrovirus embedded within the human genome may play a role in the pathology of ALS/MND.

September 28, 2015

Using Genetics to Guide Treatment

Genetics may provide answers to some of the most challenging questions that exist about ALS. ALS Clinic Director Dr. Zachary Simmons offers readily understood explanations.

February 18, 2015

The Molecular Biology Behind ALS

Using the fruit fly as a model, Professor Daniela Zarnescu and graduate student Alyssa Coyne from the University of Arizona have made a remarkable discovery about the cause of ALS/MND!

January 12, 2015

The Many Parts of ALS

Insight as to why brilliant and talented researchers have been confounded by the complexity of neurological diseases, the most pressing and relevant medical challenge of our times.