Good results in preliminary studies of a potential diagnostic test for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) have led Johns Hopkins scientists to call for an expanded trial immediately. At this week's meeting of the Society for Neuroscience in New Orleans, Hopkins neurologist Jeffrey Rothstein, M.D., Ph.D., is asking physicians "to send us cerebrospinal fluid from their patients to give us a larger sample to evaluate the test."
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