The multistep nature of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in South Korean, Japanese, and Australian populations

Takeaway

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a multistep process irrespective of geographic and ethnic background.

Why this matters

  • The incidence of ALS varies in different geographical locations worldwide.

  • Better understanding the pathogenic steps involved in the development ALS could lead to the identification of novel treatments in the future.