ALS


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AcronymDefinition
ALSAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's Disease)
ALSAdvanced Life Support
ALSAdvanced Light Source
ALSAmerican Littoral Society
ALSA Love Supreme (Sunderland AFC fanzine)
ALSAmbient Light Sensor
ALSAssistive Listening System
ALSAlerting Service
ALSAdministrative License Suspension
ALSAirman Leadership School
ALSAtlanta Linux Showcase
ALSAntar Lintas Sumatera (Indonesian bus operator)
ALSAllocation de Logement à Caractère Social (French: Allocation of Social Housing; student housing)
ALSAirlift Squadron (USAF)
ALSAllocation de Logement Social (French: housing allowance)
ALSAir, Land and Sea
ALSAdult Learning Service (PBS)
ALSApproach Light System
ALSAlternate Light Source
ALSAlternate Line Service (GSM mulitple line feature)
ALSAutographed Letter Signed
ALSAll Ladies Shaved
ALSAdvanced Launch System
ALSAnti-Lag System (turbocharged race cars)
ALSAngular Leaf Spot
ALSAutomatic Landing System
ALSAutomated Library System
ALSAutomatic Laser Shutdown (Alcatel)
ALSAcademic Learning Series
ALSAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of Canada
ALSAmerican Lumber Standards
ALSAutomated Lien System
ALSAurora Loan Services, Inc
ALSApplied Logic Systems
ALSAnalytical Laboratory System
ALSApplication Layer Structure
ALSAssociation of Lipspeakers
ALSAdjacent Link Station (IBM)
ALSAugmented Logistics Support
ALSAutomatic Linear Slide (Switch)
ALSAnti-Lymphocyte Serum
ALSAustralian Laboratory Services Pty Ltd
ALSAda Language System
ALSAdvanced Logistics System
ALSAdaptive Learning System
ALSAcquisition Logistics Support
ALSActual Loss Sustained
ALSAircrew Life Support
ALSAlexander Language Schools (London, England)
ALSAcadémie Lorraine des Sciences (French: Lorraine Academy of Sciences; formerly Society of Sciences in Nancy; Nancy, France)
ALSAmerican Lithotripsy Society
ALSAdvanced Loan System
ALSAlliance of Literary Societies
ALSAircraft Landing System
ALSAlamosa, CO, USA - Bergman Field (Airport Code)
ALSAutonomic Logistics System (aviation maintenance)
ALSAdvanced Low-power Schottky Logic (family of logic integrated circuits)
ALSActive Line State (Cisco)
ALSAirside and Landside (aviation)
ALSAssignment and Licensing System (Canada)
ALSAccident Localization System
ALSAutomated List Service
ALSAT&T Local Service
ALSArea Licensing System
ALSAceto Lactate Synthase
ALSAustralian Lifeguard Service (Surf Life Saving Australia)
ALSAmmunition Loading System
ALSAlternate Landing Site
ALSAchievement Levels Setting
ALSAccidental Limit States
ALSActive Laser Seeker
ALSArizona Learning System (community colleges, Phoenix, AZ)
ALSAirborne Link Segment
ALSAdvanced Laser System
ALSAutonomous Listening Station
ALSAmerican Lory Society
ALSAir Logistics Squadron
ALSAuxiliary Lighter
ALSAll Weather Landing System
ALSAdvanced Language Studies
ALSAlternative Logistics Support
ALSAsian Language Services
ALSAmeritech Library Systems
ALSAir Logistics Service
ALSAdvanced Landing System
ALSApplication Library Services
ALSAlton and Southern Railway Company
ALSAsset Library System
ALSArchitecture Level Set (IBM mainframes)
ALSAzimuth Laying Set
ALSAnother Legacy System
ALSAdvanced Leadership Series
ALSArchimedial Log Spiral
ALSAlaska Lepidoptera Survey
ALSAdvanced Land Systems (US Army)
ALSAlternate Landing Strip
ALSAIS/LOP Second (SONET)
ALSApplication-Level Simulation (network security)
ALSAlpha Language School (Japan)
ALSAuthorized Long Supply
ALSAirone Launch Services
ALSAiding the Light to Shine
ALSAmerican Light-wave System
ALSAthena Language School (Greece)
ALSAstrid-Lindgren-Schule (German school)
ALSAcademic Library Survey (various organizations)
ALSAsian Language Support (extended characters)
ALSAnnoying Little Sister
ALSAgglutinin-Like Sequence (biology)
ALSArchives and Local Studies (UK)
ALSApplied Language Solutions (various locations)
ALSAdvance Legislative Service (LexisNexis)
References in periodicals archive ?
Fowler has had ALS for nearly 10 years and hasn't been able to speak for five.
This initiative will seek to solicit novel approaches to understanding ALS, with emphasis on the role that gene-environment interactions may play in the above.
EHT 0201 (or placebo) will be administered in addition to Rilutek, a treatment that many ALS patients already receive as part of their standard care.
We will turn our expertise to ALS to try to find the cause, treatment, and cure," he said.
Chapter 11 presents short and long-term considerations in the management of patients with ALS from assessment and diagnosis, through the increase in physical problems that arise as the disease progresses, to the terminal phase.
Researchers and laboratories from around the world participating in Target ALS will benefit from a central organization through which to share ideas, progress, and discoveries, as well as a source of funding to develop new collaborative projects.
I left that meeting determined to show people with ALS in a poignant light, and I think I did,'' Woods said.
Kamel and colleagues found that the variant allele (ALAD 2) of the polymorphism denoted as ALAD K59N was positively associated with an approximate twofold increase in risk of ALS after adjustment for age, sex, region, education, and physical activity.
a co-author and Chair of Neurology at UMMS and president of the board for the ALS Therapy Alliance.
He and his colleagues compared genetic profiles of 750 ALS patients with those of 1,219 healthy people of similar age in Belgium, Sweden, and Great Britain.