Millions Raised In Challenge for ALS

EUGENE, Ore. — The “Ice Bucket Challenge” is getting a warm reception from people all across the country and advocates for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s Disease research say it has done more than they could have ever imagined. As of Monday, the ALS Association has received more than $15 million in donations … Continue reading »

OSU Discovers Possible ALS Breakthrough

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Researchers at Oregon State University have helped discover a potential therapy for people suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease. With the help from scientists in Australia and the United Kingdom, OSU researchers say they have discovered that a copper compound – already used for other purposes – may also form the basis for a therapy for Amyotrophic … Continue reading »