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  • ALS sub types linked to age and sex?

    Posted by Amanda on April 13, 2020 at 4:14 pm

    Each research study or clinical trial gets us one step closer to understanding ALS. A better understanding of ALS , symptoms and sub types should help the medical field better address stopping the progression of the disease. In the article the researchers looks at age, sex and genetic mutations to determine patterns of symptoms and sub types.  I found that the information regarding the SOD1 mutation, along with age and sex, described my family’s history of ALS to a “T.”  If you are a pALS (or your loved one is) with a genetic mutation, did the information in this article match the family’s history? What other factors do you think should be considered as research progresses in this area?

    Amanda replied 3 years, 10 months ago 1 Member · 0 Replies
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