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New Research

There are research labs all over the United States working on finding a cure for ALS. Some of the more prominent organizations are listed below. Click on the link to find out more!

ALS Association
To learn more about current information on drug development, clinical trials and ALSA funded research, see the following links:

ALS Therapy Development Foundation
To learn more about Will Hubben’s extensive, searchable archive of ALS research articles and abstracts, see the following link:

Medsearch Medical Reference for Gulf War-Related Research
This site is a central repository of Gulf War-related medical research, including ALS-related illnesses.

Muscular Dystrophy Association

To learn more about current information on clinical trials, studies and research through the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), see the following links:

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
To explore an Entrez search and retrieval system of article databases including MEDLINE, through PubMed, see the following link:

National Institute of Health (NIH)
To learn about recent clinical trials, search this database of current information about clinical research studies surrounding ALS, see the follwing link:

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