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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
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)
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The ALS Association is piloting a separate home health care program in Massachusetts to cover the costs of care for individuals living with ALS in the Bay State.
This study was done to gather facts about the status of ALS beneficiaries who enrolled in college, particularly in technical/vocational course and professional course and those who passed the said program but do not continue in the tertiary level.
ATSDR is collaborating with the ALS Association (https:// www.
Besides, all of the foregoing studies on galectin-3 in the tissues of ALS patients were from the postmortem (end-stage) of ALS.
The Registry also works with partner organizations such as the ALS Association and Muscular Dystrophy Association to increase public awareness and educate patients and caregivers about its activities.
Even though only 10 percent of ALS patients suffer from the inherited form of the disease, genetics are believed to have contributed to a much larger percentage of cases.
The ALS Association is pleased to support funding for academic-industry partnerships to expedite therapy development for ALS, commented Lucie Bruijn, Ph.
In conjunction, the company is conducting the randomised, placebo-controlled, dose escalation Phase 1/2 clinical study that will evaluate the safety and activity of ISIS-SOD1Rx in patients with ALS, including patients with SOD1-ALS.
The ALS Association - DC/MD/VA Chapter is also excited to announce the return of the Ice Bucket Challenge, which will officially launch in the month of August.
There is no cure for ALS and only one FDA-approved drug, riluzole, which may only add a year to a patient's life span.
ALS is a devastating neurodegenerative disorder that results in the loss of all voluntary movement and is fatal in the majority of cases.
ALS is considered an "orphan disease," a disease where the number of victims is low, and consequently it does not receive much funding.