FALS

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FALSFamilial Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
FALSForward Angle Light Scatter (cytometry)
FALSFriedrich-Albert-Lange-Schule (German school; Solingen, Germany)
FALSFairground Archives Lancashire Section (England)
FALSFlexible Assembly Line System (engineering)
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Yamamoto et al., "Differential expression of inflammation- and apoptosis-related genes in spinal cords of a mutant SOD1 transgenic mouse model of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis," Journal of Neurochemistry, vol.
Restagno et al., "Clinical characteristics of patients with familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis carrying the pathogenic GGGGCC hexanucleotide repeat expansion of C9ORF72," Brain, vol.
Narita et al., "Accumulation of neurofilaments and SOD1-immunoreactive products in a patient with familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis with I113T SOD1 mutation," Archives of Neurology, vol.
The therapy reduces expression of a gene called SOD1, which in some cases of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has a mutation that weakens and kills nerve cells called motor neurons that control muscle movement.
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