Clinical Trial

Genetics of Familial and Sporadic ALS

Study Description

Genetics of Familial and Sporadic ALS

We are collecting blood samples, clinical and family information from ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) patients and their families to identify causes of ALS and ALS/dementia.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Genetic study of ALS families

Collection and analysis of genetic material, medical and family histories from families with ALS

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Identification of Genes Causing Familial ALS or Increasing Risk for Sporadic ALS and ALS With Frontotemporal Dementia and Understanding Disease Mechanism.

Clinical Trial ID

NCT00821132

ParticipAid ID

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