ALS News & Stories

Welcome to the ALS TDI news page. View our research news, press releases and blogs below. To find out more about our organization or to contact our team, visit our press room here.

ALS News & Stories

Welcome to the ALS TDI news page. View our research news, press releases and blogs below. To find out more about our organization or to contact our team, visit our press room here.

ALS Research News

Tuesday, October 01, 2019
FDA Issues Guidance Document for ALS Clinical Trials
On September 23, 2019, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued its most recent guidance document.
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Thursday, September 12, 2019
There might be an App for That: Smart Phones and ALS-Affected Speech
New studies suggest that improved ASR technologies may be able to help people with ALS communicate even as symptoms progress.
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Thursday, August 22, 2019
A Different Sort of Hall-of-Fame: Gehrig, Charcot, and ALS Through History
80 years ago, Lou Gehrig left baseball due to ALS. But without Doctor Jean-Martin Charcot, we'd never know what threw Gehrig out of the game. Today, we slide-on-home, back to the start of ALS research.
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From trial readouts to news from our lab, you can find all of the latest ALS research news here.

ALS TDI Community Blog

Thursday, September 26, 2019
Roasting For Research
Coffee funding ALS research.
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Tuesday, September 03, 2019
The PeriodicALS: Volume 20 Issue 9
September news from the ALS Therapy Development Institute.
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Friday, August 30, 2019
2019 TCS New York City Marathon with ALS TDI
This year, the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) has 15 people who will be running at the TCS New York City Marathon.
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Blog posts and commentary pieces from ALS TDI and community members with topics ranging from funding ALS research to how ALS impacts the lives of community members.

ALS TDI Press Releases

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Brian Wallach, Glynis Murray, Lisa Cross Bonahoom, Jamey Spakes and Hugh Macdonnell receive 2019 ALS TDI Leadership Awards.
The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is proud to announce the 2019 Leadership Award recipients. The ALS TDI Leadership Awards are presented each year to honor those who lead us in the battle against ALS. This year's recipients include Brian Wallach, Glynis Murray, Lisa Cross Bonahoom, Jamey Spakes and Hugh Macdonnell. The recipients were chosen from nominations made by members of the ALS community.
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Tuesday, October 01, 2019
FDA Issues Guidance Document for ALS Clinical Trials
On September 23, 2019, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued its most recent guidance document.
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Tuesday, May 07, 2019
ALS TDI and Google collaborate to bring AI to ALS
ALS Therapy Development Institute and Google use artificial intelligence to improve speech recognition for people with ALS.
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A complete list of press releases from the ALS Therapy Development Institute.
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