To understand the genetic basis of ALS and to ultimately find a cure for this devastating, fatal neuromuscular disease, Project MinE aims to analyse the DNA of at least 15,000 ALS patients and 7,500 control subjects. The resulting 22,500 DNA profiles will be compared.
Project MinE interim meeting during the ENCALS meeting 2017 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Team up for 4 times 500m. For information and registration
International Project MinE research partners and ALS foundations meet at the Project MinE interim meeting Dec 6th in Boston, USA.
On Dec 7th the researchers will meet and discuss their progress on data mining activities in Project MinE with the genomes so far.
This International Symposium is the largest medical and scientific conference on MND/ALS. It is the premier event in the MND research calendar, attracting over 800 delegates, representing the energy and dynamism of the global MND research community.
2 km swim for MND in the Royal Victoria Docks.
More info: www.londoncityswim.com
The 29th International ALS symposium is from 7-9 December 2018 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Researchers from al over the world meet to discuss their latest results, share ideas and start up more collaborations.
More information: www.mndassociation.org/symposium