Nature Medicine: new gene discovered can lead to ALS drug

[2012-08-29] A major international study published in the journal Nature Medicine shows how mutations in a particular gene called EphA4 substantially extends the lifespan of humans and animals conflicted with the deadly nerve disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The study involved scientists at Umeå University.

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Editor: David Meyers

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http://www.umu.se/english/news/.cid196939


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2012-08-29