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ALS News & Stories

Welcome to the ALS TDI news page. View our research news, press releases and blogs below. To find out more about our organization or to contact our team, visit our press room here.

ALS News & Stories

Welcome to the ALS TDI news page. View our research news, press releases and blogs below. To find out more about our organization or to contact our team, visit our press room here.

ALS Research News

Thursday, October 1, 2020
Dr. Matvey Lukashev: From Helping Develop an Important MS Treatment to Leading ALS TDI’s Translational Research Team
ALS TDI Senior Director of Translational Research Dr. Matvey Lukashev once led a research team that supported the development of a blockbuster MS drug. He's hopeful similar breakthroughs could be coming soon for ALS.
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Monday, September 28, 2020
How Will We Advance ALS TDI’s Latest C9orf72 Discovery in the Lab?
A letter from ALS TDI's Chief Scientific Officer, Fernando Vieira M.D., discusses how we will plan to advance our latest C9orf72 drug target discovery.
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Monday, September 21, 2020
Excercise and ALS: Some of the Latest Research
An overview of some of the recent research on exercise and ALS.
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From trial readouts to news from our lab, you can find all of the latest ALS research news here.

ALS TDI Community Blog

Saturday, October 10, 2020
ALS and PLS: Two Similar Neurodegenerative Diseases, with Important Differences
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Primary Lateral Sclerosis (PLS) have a lot in common – but their prognoses are very different.
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Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Jill Leblanc: A Story of Adapting to Life with ALS
Jill Leblanc shares the story of how she was diagnosed, and how she has been adjusting to the realities of life with the disease – and how she is managing her symptoms
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Monday, September 21, 2020
Excercise and ALS: Some of the Latest Research
An overview of some of the recent research on exercise and ALS.
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Blog posts and commentary pieces from ALS TDI and community members with topics ranging from funding ALS research to how ALS impacts the lives of community members.

ALS TDI Press Releases

Monday, September 14, 2020
Acquisition of Anelixis Therapeutics Fuels Hopes of AT-1501 Push to Phase 2 Clinical Trials
The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is excited to share that Anelixis Therapeutics, the
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Monday, April 27, 2020
Giving Tuesday Now with ALS TDI
#GivingTuesdayNow is scheduled to take place Tuesday, May 5, 2020.
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Monday, March 16, 2020
ALS TDI’s Plan to Continue Operations During the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic
Here at the ALS Therapy Development Institute we’re taking the novel coronavirus COVID-19 extremely seriously. We're taking precautions, but our ALS research will NOT stop.
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A complete list of press releases from the ALS Therapy Development Institute.
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