Miscellaneous Neurodegenerative Disorder

Researchers Credit 'Ice Bucket Challenge' With ALS Gene Discovery

July 28, 2016

The hugely popular "Ice Bucket Challenge" funded a study that has discovered an important new amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) gene. The study, which involved more than 80 researchers in 11 countries, was published online July 25 in Nature Genetics.