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Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Jennifer Gore Dwyer Brings Passion and Experience to Board of Directors of the ALS Therapy Development Institute

Alaska native's husband Patrick Dwyer battled ALS for more than 7 years  The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced...

Apr 18, 2013, 09:00 ET
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MDA's Augie's Quest Commits Additional $3.2 Million to the ALS Therapy Development Institute

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) has committed $3.2 million to the...

Jan 08, 2013, 09:00 ET
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ALS Therapy Development Institute and to-BBB Collaborate on Potential Treatments for Motor Neuron Disease

CNS-targeted Liposomal Drug Delivery System Enhances Institute's Formulation Abilities The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI)...

Dec 04, 2012, 09:00 ET
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ALS Therapy Development Institute And Gladstone Institutes Collaborate To Discover Potential ALS Treatments

Institutes to Share Resources to Identify Potential Compounds Targeting TDP-43 Form of ALS The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI)...

Nov 01, 2011, 09:05 ET
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Avon Products, Inc. Launches National Fundraising Program for ALS TDI to Advance Treatments for ALS

Necklace Named in Honor of Avon Executive Recently Diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's Disease The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) and the...

Sep 19, 2011, 08:10 ET
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ALS Therapy Development Institute and Aestus Therapeutics, Inc., Expand Collaboration on Development of Novel ALS Therapies

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) and Aestus Therapeutics, Inc., announced today the expansion of their current research...

May 10, 2011, 11:00 ET
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Minnesota's Longest ALS Bike Ride to Support Two Charities Serving Those Living with Lou Gehrig's Disease

Charity Event to Provide Support for Patient Services and Medical Research On Saturday, May 21st, 2011, some 500 bicyclists from all over...

Mar 22, 2011, 08:00 ET
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Four Non-Profits Covering the Spectrum of Neurodegenerative Disease Collaborate on Key Disease Modeling Project

ADDF, MDA, AFTD and ALS TDI Jointly Fund Characterization of TDP-43 Mouse The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it...

Mar 01, 2011, 13:00 ET
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MDA's Augie's Quest Expands Testing of Potential ALS Therapeutics With New $2 Million Grant to ALS TDI

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) announced today that it has extended its research partnership with the ALS Therapy Development Institute...

Aug 25, 2010, 13:00 ET

Young Faces of ALS Campaign to Surpass Half-Way Point with Three Appearances this Week

Milwaukee Brewers, Atlanta Braves and Seattle Mariners Welcome Campaign Ambassadors The Young Faces of ALS (YFALS) Campaign...

Feb 02, 2010, 08:25 ET

California Stem Cell and ALS Therapy Development Institute Extend Their Collaboration to Advance Potential Stem Cell Assisted Therapy for ALS

Collaboration will further evaluate novel stem cell-derived product for the treatment of fatal neurodegenerative disease by regulating genes...

Jan 27, 2010, 08:00 ET

ALS Therapy Development Institute and Oxford BioMedica Begin Second Phase of Collaboration to Develop Gene Therapies for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

The ALS Therapy Development Institute and Oxford BioMedica (LSE: OXB) announced today the extension of their collaboration following successful...

Jul 03, 2009, 14:02 ET

Bay Area Youth to Represent ALS Patients at Giants' and Angels' Baseball Games on July 4th

Tomorrow, Corey Reich, an ALS patient from Piedmont, California, will attend both the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim...

Feb 17, 2009, 12:54 ET

Seminar Will Bring ALS Researchers to Patient Groups

The Leading ALS Lab Presents on Therapy Development Strategy The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) has announced the 2009 launch of its...

Jul 29, 2008, 01:00 ET

ALS Therapy Development Institute and California Stem Cell, Inc. Announce Long-Term Scientific Collaboration

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and IRVINE, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) and California Stem Cell,...

Apr 29, 2008, 01:00 ET

More Cowbell! To end ALS, Riders of the Tri-State Trek Cycle 270 Miles - Making Noise and Raising Money!

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of bicyclists are expected to participate in the sixth annual Tri-State Trek, a...

Jan 07, 2008, 00:00 ET

ALS Therapy Development Institute Signs Aptabody(TM) Discovery Agreement With Aptagen

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) today announced it has signed a research and...

Nov 27, 2006, 00:00 ET
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Stephen Heywood 37, Dies; Subject of the 2006 Major Motion Picture - 'So Much So Fast'

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ALS Therapy Development Foundation CEO and d'Arbeloff Founding Director, James Allen Heywood,...

Mar 29, 2006, 00:00 ET

Brad Faxon to Help Launch the Driving 4 Life 'Quest for a Cure Open' at TPC of Boston this Spring.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Driving 4 Life is pleased to announce that PGA TOUR professional and local celebrity Brad Faxon will...

Oct 13, 2004, 01:00 ET

The Curse Stumbles in Sox 7th Inning as Donations Rise on http://www.reversethecurse.org

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Coincidence? Not according to Brent Paulhus, a Lou Gehrig's disease (ALS) patient and organizer of...