France

ALS Centre, Department of Neurology, Tours, France

Care Missions:
* Consultation of recourse for MND
* Management of MND patients from diagnosis to last stages
* Quaterly Multidisciplinary follow-up of MND patients
* Coordonation of  medical, paramedical and social support at home in collaboration with the NeuroCentre Networ

Research:
Genetics
* Identification of susceptibility factors of ALS
* Setup of next generation sequencing

Metabolomics
* Identification of CSF and blood biomarkers for the diagnostic and the pronostic of ALS

Clinical Trials
* Contribution to clinical trials
* Development of pharmacogenomics

We are also developing scientific projects on Molecular Imaging focused on neuro-inflammation.

We are setting-up a ALS Registry in the Centre Val de Loire which is an extension of the Registry of the Limousin

Communications and Publications of the results of our studies during French and International ALS Meeting and into national and international reviews.

Details

Foundation year

2003

Director

Prof. Philippe Corcia

Principal investigator(s)

Prof. Philippe Corcia

Neurologists

Vincent Meiniger
Stephane Beltran

Research nurses

Marie Frederique Montier

Team

Clincal trials

Type Name no patients
Investigator initiated

Pulse

0

NUTRALS

0

Publications

Have a look at our most recent publications.

Contact information

ALS Centre – Neurology Departement, Tours, France

ALS Centre – Neurology Departement – CHU Bretonneau
2 Boulevard Tonnellé, 37044 Tours CEDEX1, France
Contact: Prof. Philippe Corcia
+33(0)247474747 est 70332
corcia@med.univ-tours.fr
http://www.chu-tours.fr/