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- Gene Mutations Place TDP-43 on Front Burner of ALS Research
- Two teams have independently found a mutation in the protein TDP-43 that is strongly linked to ALS.
- Study Looks to Lithium for Treating ALS—Patients Follow Suit
- Lithium has commonly been used for bipolar disorders, but new evidence shows it may help protect neurons in neurodegenerative disorders, particularly ALS.