Trial News & Events

Confirmed: ALS Attacks Cognition and Behavior

Writing in the January 27 Neurology online, the study authors distinguished between symptoms of cognitive impairment and behavioral impairment among 274 people with ALS. Read more here.…

Update on ALS BrainStorm Stem Cell Clinical Trials

The new study showed that implanting stem cells that produce neurotrophic factors (MSC-NTF) into either muscle or the intrathecal space surrounding the spinal cord, or both, after 6 months were shown to be safe and associated with only mild and transient adverse effects, principally headache and fever. Read more here.…

PRO-ACT Database

We are excited to report that the PRO-ACT database is growing- Six new trials were added to the database, which now includes 23 trials and data from over 10,700 patients! The database is available for researchers on www.ALSDatabase.org …