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New ALS Gene Supports Role for Neuron Transport Defects in Disease
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ALS ACT, The ALS Association, and the Northeast ALS Consortium Issue Request for Proposals for Phase II Clinical Development of Novel, High-Potential Treatments for ALS
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Disease Spread in Mouse Model Places Spotlight on Protein Misfolding in ALS
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UPCOMING EVENTS
For more details, visit our events calendar

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Join the ALS community and thousands of walkers
throughout the region at the Walk to Defeat ALS.

The Walk to Defeat ALS®  raises funds for The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter's local care services programs as well as awareness, advocacy and research efforts.To register, click here.

NEW ORLEANS (October 11, 2014) is still accepting donations!

SHREVEPORT (October 18, 2014) is still accepting donations!

LAFAYETTE (October 25, 2014) is still accepting donations!

BATON ROUGE November 1

MISSISSIPPI GULF COAST WALK (March 14, 2014) is still accepting donations!

JACKSON (September 27, 2014) is still accepting donations!


The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter welcomes Lucie Bruijn, Ph.D., chief scientist at The ALS Association

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WHEN: Thursday, November 20

Check-in 10:30 a.m.

Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Presentation 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: American Red Cross

Louisiana Capital Area Chapter

4655 Sherwood Common Blvd.

Baton Rouge, LA 70816

 

Dr. Bruijn will present:

An overview of ALS research

News on promising studies funded by The ALS Association

Information on specific programs benefiting from Ice Bucket Challenge donations

 

Please RSVP by November 15 to Sherry Oliveto at (225) 343-9880, ext. 3 or e-mail sherry.oliveto@alsalams.org.


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    We are so grateful for those who donate their time and talents for the fight against ALS. If you are interested in volunteering for The ALS Association Louisiana-Mississippi Chapter, please contact us at (800) 891-3746, ext. 2. Click Here for details.

     

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