Posted on Saturday, May 1, 2010 - 11:54, By: ALSN Staff
Cytokinetics seeks participants for CK-2017357 study Cytokinetics, a South San Francisco biotechnology company, is seeking participants with ALS for a trial of its experimental compound CK-2017357.
Posted on Monday, October 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Margaret Wahl
Emotional-control drug development to move forward, Avanir says
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 Monday, January 1, 2007 - 09:16, By: Margaret Wahl
Editor’s Note: The 17th International Symposium on ALS/MND (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis/Motor Neurone Disease), held in Yokohama, Japan, Nov. 30 through Dec. 2, showcased important research findings, many of which involved MDA research grantees and clinicians. News items from the meeting are...
Posted on Wednesday, March 1, 2006 - 19:25, By: Christina Medvescek
Guests were touched when Ken James burst out crying at his surprise birthday party — but grew concerned as he kept crying and crying. “I boo-hooed loud andfor the longest time,” says James, 66, via e-mail from Marshville, N.C. “I couldn’t help it. Surprises aren’t for ALS patients. [Wife] Deloris...