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Ice Bucket Challenge funds another UMass ALS breakthrough

A collaborative of 250 researchers, co-led by University of Massachusetts Medical School Professor John Landers and funded through the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, have identified a new gene associated with the development of ALS, according to a statement from The ALS Association, a national nonprofit.
The discovery of the gene, known as KIF5A, advances the understanding of what causes ALS and builds on past research targeting cytoskeletal defects a c ...

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