Arimoclomol: a potential therapy under development for ALS

@article{Lanka2009ArimoclomolAP,
  title={Arimoclomol: a potential therapy under development for ALS},
  author={Veena Lanka and Scott Wieland and Jack R. Barber and Merit E Cudkowicz},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs},
  year={2009},
  volume={18},
  pages={1907 - 1918}
}
Arimoclomol, an amplifier of heat shock protein expression involved in cellular stress response, has emerged as a potential therapeutic candidate in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in recent years. Treatment with arimoclomol was reported to improve survival and muscle function in a mouse model of motor neuron disease. Several single- and multiple-dose safety studies have been completed in healthy control subjects. A 3-month Phase IIa study in people with ALS demonstrated safety at dosages… 

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