ALS

Immunotherapy Might Help Treat ALS

Friday, May 25th, 2018

According to a recently-published study, people diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (or ALS for short), a neurodegenerative disease, might benefit from immunotherapy. In this study, the researchers noted that immunotherapy reduced ALS progression. In ALS, the nerve cells get affected. Over a period of time, the nerve cells deteriorate, leading to problems with breathing, overall […]

FDA Approves Radicava for Treating ALS

Friday, May 12th, 2017

The FDA has given approval to Radicava for treating patients suffering from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS. The other name of this disease is Lou Gehrig’s disease. After many years, FDA has approved a new treatment for this condition. With Radicava getting approval, ALS patients now will have one more treatment option, which, experts believe, […]