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Synonyms for amyotrophy

progressive wasting of muscle tissues

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has received orphan drug designation for NPT520-34 for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS, the company said.
announced today that it has received orphan drug designation for NPT520-34 for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS.
ROF is a novel formulation of riluzole that is used as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a rapidly progressive neurodegenerative disease, characterized by the involvement of both upper motor neurons (UMNs) and lower motor neurons (LMNs).
'We hope that the clinical test will be successful to suppress progression of symptoms so that body functions remain, even if only a little,' said Shigeyuki Shimamori, chairman of the Japan Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is reportedly a rare, rapidly progressive, and always fatal neurodegenerative disease.
Neural stem cells have been shown to be safe and effective in animal models of Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, spinal cord injury, stroke, traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, Huntington disease, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
(CUR) announced the results from a study that support the potential of transplanted human spinal cord-derived neural stem cells (HSSC) to stabilize functioning of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients.
At a very early age Hawking fell victim to the ALS disease, but he amazingly managed to dominate all excuses associated with ALS and changed practically the meaning of ALS from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis to awakened lively sleeper.
Summary: Hawking passed away due to complications due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a progressive neurodegenerative disease, according to a report by The Huffington Post.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is one of the neurodegenerative diseases that is characterized by a progressive loss of the upper and lower motor neurons at the motor cortex, spinal, and bulbar levels.
Huang et al., "Altered expression of metabolic proteins and adipokines in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis," Journal of the Neurological Sciences, vol.
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