Online Links & Resources

The following websites are excellent resources for additional information on ALS. We encourage you to visit them.


Cecil B. Day Laboratory

The Cecil B. Day Laboratory for Neuromuscular Research was founded in 1983 to investigate genetic defects that cause neuromuscular paralysis. The lab is located at UMass Medical Center in Worcester.

ALS Fact Sheet

ALS Consortium

Clinical Trials


eMedicine (by WebMD) ALS Information

eMedicine provides detailed information on ALS.



This web site is an excellent help center for people afflicted with ALS. There is a wealth of patient information.



This web site is dedicated to the ALS Residence Initiative.