This week Jeremy talks to Dr. Kuldip Dave, vice president of research at The ALS Association to explore clinical trials – how they work, who can participate in trials, and what is being done to create more trials at more locations that include more people.
To learn more about clinical trials for people living with ALS go to https://www.als.org/research/clinical-trials-for-patients
Find out more about the investigational trials funded through The ALS Association’s Clinical Trials Awards Program at https://www.als.org/blog/four-trials-selected-als-associations-clinical-trials-awards-program
Learn more about the projects recently funded through the Lawrence & Isabel Barnett Drug Development Program at https://www.als.org/stories-news/six-drug-development-projects-awarded-nearly-3-million-als-association
For more information about how the thinkALS tool is speeding up the time to diagnosis, go to https://www.als.org/thinkals
Find out more about genetic testing at https://www.als.org/understanding-als/who-gets-als/genetic-testing