Posted on Sunday, April 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Margaret Wahl
NIH group finds no clear DNA clues to ALS No significant genetic differences were found in a recent study of 276 people with sporadic (nonfamilial) ALS and 271 without the disease, says a report issued in February by a large group of U.S., British and Italian researchers.
Posted on Tuesday, August 1, 2006 - 10:56, By: Margaret Wahl
"When I saw the first set of data in March of last year, I immediately sat up,” says neuroscientist Denise Figlewicz, an MDA-supported ALS researcher at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Figlewicz was looking at the results from a small study comparing DNA from people with ALS and without...