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ALS

abbr.
1. amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
2. autograph letters, signed
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ALS

abbreviation for
autograph letter signed
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ALS

amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
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Noun1.ALS - thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cordALS - thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord; results in progressive muscle atrophy that starts in the limbs
nervous disorder, neurological disease, neurological disorder - a disorder of the nervous system
induration, sclerosis - any pathological hardening or thickening of tissue
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It is estimated that 10% of all cases are thought to be inherited as a dominant trait, or otherwise known as Familial ALS (FALS.) Approximately 15 to 20 percent of FALS cases are caused by mutations in the gene that produces the copper zinc superoxide dismutase 1 (SOD1) enzyme, which leads to a progressive degeneration of motor neurons affecting movement and muscle control.
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Gene expression changes in antioxidant genes showed that hGFC expressed NRF2 and SOD1 when treated or not with AFED at both concentrations.
New insights on the mechanisms of disease course variability in ALS from mutant SOD1 mouse models.
We used RT-PCR to determine the relative mRNA abundance of genes related to oxidative stress (NRF2, SOD1, CAT, and GPX4).
Targeting miR-155 restores abnormal microglia and attenuates disease in SOD1 mice.
When the SOD1 gene is mutated, the protein assembly process malfunctions and steps are missed out.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 25, 2018-Orphazyme announces manuscript publication of phase II trial results for arimoclomol in patients with SOD1 ALS
M2 PHARMA-January 25, 2018-Orphazyme announces manuscript publication of phase II trial results for arimoclomol in patients with SOD1 ALS