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    good site

    www.sp-foundation.org/pls.htm go here for good info on pls/hsp
  2. Geo

    Arimoclomol Shows Promise

    Arimoclomol induces HSP70 (Heat Shcock Protein) which helps misfolded cells . Our diseases are called Protein Misfolding Disorders. Heat Shock Ischemia ,Hypoxia Heavy Metals ,things that cause shock to the cells .Also Amino Acid Analogs . When the Proteins leave the cell ,the cell is beyond...
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    Hi,my name is Michelle,lol 40 female from ST.Marys GA. i have recently been diagnosed with hereditary spastic paraplegia,but i personally beleive it may be PLS,or at least a co mplicated form of HSP,the reason for this is that most hsp's do not cause arm and speech problems as pls does,i also...
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    Possible new 'protein' treatment announced

    Protein might lead to new ALS treatment Published: Dec. 3, 2007 at 3:38 PM Print story Email to a friend Font size: WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- U.S. scientists have shown, for the first time, injections of a protein found in human cells can delay the onset of symptoms of Lou Gehrig's...
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    How common is upper motor neuron onset?

    Hi everyone, I'm thinking that I'm at the end of the line in terms of ruling things out that might mimic ALS & am probably lucky if I end up with a PLS diagnosis, but I suspect it may end up being ALS. My question is, has anyone here with ALS had an onset similar to mine, with upper motor...
  6. M

    Anyone with PLS - Help

    Hello all, I have posted this before but I don't know if its out there. I am new to the site and just getting use to it. I was diagnosed with MS in 2005. After going to 3 neuros in three different states, my first neuro is pretty sure I have PLS or HSP. I am going to the National Institute...