New! National ALS Biorepository
The National Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Biorepository is here! To take part you will need to join the National ALS Registry and agree to learn more about the Biorepository. If you have already joined the Registry you will need to log into your account and update it to get more information about the Biorepository.
Visit the Biorepository webpage at www.cdc.gov/alsbiorepository to learn more.
New! Research Funding
ATSDR’s National ALS Registry is exploring new ways of using the Registry data to help researchers seeking the causes for ALS. Funding is currently available to researchers for RFA-TS-17-001 Identify and Characterize Potential Environmental Risk Factors for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Evaluate Their Impact on ALS Disease Incidence and Progression. For more information, visit www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=290895.