New insight into the most common genetic cause of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia

Andy Grierson is part of a team in Sheffield who have discovered a novel function of the C9orf72 protein which is linked to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) - giving a new insight into the most common genetic cause of the degenerative diseases.

Read more about this groundbreaking study here: www.sheffield.ac.uk/news/nr/new-insight-into-als-and-ftd-1.587377