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Phase 2 Safety Trial of AT-1501 Nears Full Enrollment of Patients

A Phase 2 study of the investigational antibody AT-1501 in treating amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has completed patient enrollment in three of its four dosing groups, and is likely to be fully enrolled by year’s end, its developer, Eledon Pharmaceuticals, announced. A total of 54 ALS patients diagnosed in the…

Global Genes, Diversity Coalition Team Up to Advance Health Equity

Global Genes has partnered with the Rare Disease Diversity Coalition (RDDC) to advance health equity for rare disease patients and caregivers in underrepresented communities of color. “For rare disease patients, there are many challenges — and for people of color with a rare disease, these challenges are compounded…

Dec. 7 is Deadline for Medicare Open Enrollment

The ALS Association is reminding amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients and caregivers that the open enrollment period for Medicare recipients to make changes to their existing coverage runs through Dec. 7. The open enrollment period for altering coverage opened Friday. After Dec. 7. changes will be allowed only after…

Amgen, Neumora Partner to Develop Precision Therapies for ALS

Amgen and Neumora Therapeutics announced that they are collaborating to develop precision therapies for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and other brain diseases. The partnership will leverage each of the company’s expertise, with the goal of bringing to the market effective therapies targeted at those patients most likely…