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  1. Inventor

    Role of oligodendrocytes

    Johns Hopkins scientists say they have evidence from animal studies that a type of central nervous system cell other than motor neurons plays a fundamental role in the development of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a fatal degenerative disease. The discovery holds promise, they say, for...
  2. ysabel

    do i need a second opinion?

    I know what the doc said is most likely right.. She watched me walk and did knee reflex. My legs swung way out. She had students following her so im not sure if she wanted to get a quick diagnosis to show off they do have big egos... She didnt run mri or anything. Since my diagnoses ive gotten...
  3. E

    stem cells,.gene therapy 0 times!, and Gilenya

    Iwould suggest to you that ALS TDI Seems to focus mainly on traditional drug therapy. It might be that drug therapy will become yesterday's solution. I was on Gilenya for over 3 months with no positive indication, I hope ALS TDI has rolling data reporting so that the trial can be terminated...
  4. nikolab

    BrainStorm Cell

    BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics Presents Breakthrough Phase I/II ALS Clinical Data at the American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting NEW YORK & PETACH TIKVAH, Israel – March 13, 2013 – BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics (OTCQB: BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for...
  5. hjlindley

    medical alarm

    I know some of us still get out and about by ourselves. I finally found a medical alarm that goes everywhere. I'm not affiliated with the company, I don't make any money from them, but I think this is a great product. It is basically a mini cell phone about 1 x 2" square and less than a couple...
  6. NotALS!

    best ALS research center

    I have been bounced around for the past 5 years by numerous neuros who can't agree on my ALS diagnosis. Seems I have symptoms of many diseases. I was thinking of going to a large ALS center in the NE, like UMass or Columbia. I would like a place that is working on stem cell or molecular ALS...
  7. ysabel

    no way to walk it off

    Ok used to be if i felt frustrated about anything i would go for a nice long brisk walk.... Just can't walk long or brisk any more. I know exactly why im hunched over i am compensating with my upper body to keep my lower part of my body from falling over. one of my friends tried it out today...
  8. ysabel

    No diagnosis im new here.

    Hi my name is ysabel. I am 45 years old and new here. I am not well written, so if any of you have any questions or need clarifications please feel free to do so. I know als is extremely rare and chances are i don't have it. I can not diagnos myself nor can anyone here, but wanted to say whats...
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