Research Leader

July 2011
PN;Jul2011, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p29
Trade Publication
The article profiles the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Association, an organization which seeks to find treatments and cure for Lou Gehrig's disease through its global research efforts.


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