News from the ALS Therapy Development Institute
Volume 20 Issue 3 | March 2019

Ales for ALS

Since 2013, the Ales for ALS program has raised over $2,200,000 for ALS research at the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI). Invitations for the 2019 program have been sent out to breweries all over the world. Brews are released all year round starting in the spring; To find a participating brewery near you, click here.

We Love Data

Every person living with ALS is needed to find effective treatments for ALS. That is why our researchers created the Precision Medicine Program (PMP), a partnership with people living with ALS, and the most comprehensive translational research study in ALS.

If you or someone you know is enrolled in a clinical trial, trying an experimental treatment for ALS, or simply interested in tracking symptom progression, we recommend enrolling in our PMP. Participants are given access to their data through a secure online portal, while our scientists take a dive deep into their medical histories, family histories, genetics, biomarkers, and cell biology to better understand the processes that drive and influence ALS. To learn more, click here


2019 TCS New York City Marathon

In 2018, ALS TDI was lucky enough to have five people run in TCS New York City Marathon, raising over $100,000 for the labs at ALS TDI. This year, our marathon team is expanding to TEN individuals! If you are interested in running with us to #EndALS in November, fill out the application here by April 1, 2019!

ALS TDI on Social to #EndALS

Did you know that ALS TDI has accounts on all of the major social media networks? You can follow us on Facebook, TwitterLinkedIn and YouTube, along with our "In The Lab" Instagram and our special "Events" Instagram. When you follow us on social and share with your networks, you help us spread awareness about ALS and our research in the lab!