MDA/ALS Newsmagazine Vol. 12, No. 2

February 2007


In mid-January, MDA announced that it would play a key role in the largest ALS drug discovery project in history — a three-year, $36 million effort to identify biochemical targets and find drugs that work on them. James Heywood started the ALS Therapy Development Foundation (now ALS TDI) in 19...
If you’re coping with an ALS diagnosis while living in a small town or rural area, you may have some additional challenges. Brian Kieth of New Home, Texas, and James Tyler of Halfway, Ore., both have ALS and have experienced problems because of where they live. Wheelchair access Rural areas tend not...

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