Friday Apr 11
Global amyotrophic lateral sclerosis drugs market forecast to expand by 5.4% CAGR during 2013 to 2018
One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing global aging population.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
How Mouse Studies Lead Medical Research Down Dead Ends
I'm not trying to lead you astray. It's just that scientists are not skeptical enough about their mouse studies.
South China Morning Post
Calorie-rich diet may slow Lou Gehrig's disease, says study
A diet rich in calories and carbohydrates may slow progression of the lethal, degenerative Lou Gehrig's disease, according to a small-scale study reported in The Lancet yesterday.
WHO-TV Des Moines
China Trip: Als Treatment Fundraising Goal Met
Keith Miner has been battling ALS for three years. The disease is quickly robbing him of movement and affecting his speech.
New research suggests ill-conceived drug studies waste medical resources
New research suggests too many drugs -- once promising, but now failed -- make it to clinal trials on the basis of flawed research and "spurious" success in mice trials.
Les Turner ALS Foundation's 'Hope Through Caring' event raises $700,000
Nearly 450 people attended the Les Turner ALS Foundation's 27th annual “Hope Through Caring” award dinner at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago Saturday, March 15. The foundation announced that $700,000 was raised through the gala, which honored Harvey Gaffen, president of the Les Turner Foundation.