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Jan 30, 2014, 12:00 ET Augie's Quest To Transition from MDA to the ALS Therapy Development Institute

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and Augie Nieto, co-chairman of MDA's ALS division, together with his wife, Lynne, today announced they are...


Dec 06, 2013, 08:00 ET ALS Therapy Development Institute and Neurimmune Partner to Advance Treatments for ALS

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI), together with its wholly-owned subsidiary, Anelixis Therapeutics, announced today that it has formed ...


Sep 10, 2013, 09:00 ET ALS Therapy Development Institute and Anida Pharma Partner to Investigate Potential Treatments for ALS

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it has entered into a research partnership with Anida Pharma, Inc., to...


Aug 26, 2013, 09:00 ET Summit Brings Major Non-Profits, Venture, Pharma and Academics Together

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that its ninth annual Leadership Summit will take place on Thursday, October 3, 2013...


Jun 17, 2013, 09:00 ET ALS TDI Tri-State Trek Charity Bike Ride to Take Place July 19-21

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) will hold its 11th annual Tri-State Trek charity cycling event on July 19-21, 2013. The Tri-State...


May 14, 2013, 09:00 ET Craft Brewers Nationwide Join the ALS Therapy Development Institute in the 'Ales for ALS' Campaign to Battle Lou Gehrig's Disease

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that 38 microbrewers across the country have joined the Ales for ALS campaign in...


May 02, 2013, 09:00 ET ALS Therapy Development Institute Adds Two Board Members

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it has added two members to its board of directors: Robert Sepucha Jr. and...


Apr 24, 2013, 09:00 ET 'The Cure is Coming!' 5k and Awareness Walk to End ALS Returns to Lexington

The ninth annual "The Cure is Coming!" 5k and awareness walk to end ALS will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2013 in Lexington, MA. The event will gather ...


Apr 23, 2013, 08:00 ET Young Faces of ALS Campaign Announces 2013 Ambassadors

In recognition of people under 30 years old affected by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, the ALS Therapy...


Feb 11, 2013, 08:00 ET FDA Approves Clinical Trial of TDI-132 (Gilenya™) in ALS Patients

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it has received FDA approval to conduct a clinical trial of TDI-132 (aka:...


Sep 05, 2012, 09:00 ET New Genes, Potential Treatments and Models for ALS Drug Development to Be Discussed this November 1 in Boston

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is holding its 8th annual Leadership Summit on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at the Sheraton Hotel in...


May 14, 2012, 09:00 ET The ALS Therapy Development Institute Partners with Neurotune to Investigate Potential Treatments for Motor Neuron Disease

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it has entered into collaboration with Neurotune to investigate a potential...


May 07, 2012, 09:00 ET The ALS Therapy Development Institute Partners with Regenesance BV to Investigate Potential Treatments for Lou Gehrig's Disease

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Regenesance to investigate a potential...


Apr 23, 2012, 10:00 ET ALS TDI Tri-State Trek Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) Tri-State Trek is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. A three-day, 270 mile bike ride from...


Apr 02, 2012, 01:00 ET Young Faces of ALS Campaign Announces Second Annual "National Corntoss Challenge"

The Young Faces of ALS Campaign (YFALS) announced its second annual "National Corntoss Challenge" fundraising event occurring in multiple cities this ...


Feb 14, 2012, 08:30 ET The ALS Therapy Development Institute to Launch Phase II Clinical Trial of TDI 132 in ALS Patients

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) will launch a Phase II clinical trial on TDI 132 (aka: fingolimod/Gilenya®) as a potential treatment...


Dec 19, 2011, 09:00 ET ALS Therapy Development Institute Announces Research Agreement with Biogen Idec and UCB to Investigate the Role of CD40L in ALS

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) today announced a research agreement with Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) and UCB Pharma SA (EN Brussels:...


Jun 07, 2011, 08:00 ET U.S. Congressman Michael Capuano to Receive "Lou Gehrig Award" from ALS TDI During Gala Event this November

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it will present Congressman Michael Capuano (D-MA) with its first ever "Lou...


Jun 06, 2011, 08:00 ET Pharma and Biotech CEOs, Academic Scientists, Funders and Patients to Meet on ALS Drug Development this Fall

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today the agenda for its 7th annual Leadership Summit to be held in Cambridge on November...


May 09, 2011, 08:00 ET Yelp Signs on as Media Sponsor for "National Cornhole Challenge Day" to Support Local Research into an Effective Treatment for Lou Gehrig's Disease

The Young Faces of ALS Campaign (YFALS) announced today that Yelp has become a sponsor of the "National Cornhole Challenge Day" a day-long tournament ...


Apr 22, 2011, 08:00 ET World Record Holding Pilot to Kick off Latest World Flight with Stop Over and Lecture in Boston

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is pleased to announce that CarolAnn Garratt will be making a stop-over in Boston as she starts her...


Mar 31, 2011, 10:00 ET MTV's "Diary of Facebook" Features ALS Patients

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) is pleased to announce today that three of its ALS Ambassadors partook in the filming of MTV's "Diary ...


Feb 08, 2011, 09:17 ET 'National Cornhole Challenge Day' Organized by Young Faces of ALS Campaign

The Young Faces of ALS Campaign (YFALS) announced today its plans to hold a nationwide fundraising event this June in support of research toward an...


Feb 04, 2011, 11:14 ET ALS Therapy Development Institute Appoints Anil Godhwani to Board of Directors

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today it has elected Anil Godhwani, a successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur, to its board...


May 21, 2010, 09:28 ET Young ALS Patients Come Together to End ALS with New National Campaign

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) announced today that it is supporting a new awareness campaign driven by several ALS patients...