France

ALS Centre – Neurology Departement – CHU Dupuytren – LIMOGES – France

  • Care missions: – Provide diagnosis of motoneuron diseases – Conduct multidisciplinary evaluation every 3 months Provide medical and social support – Organize home support
  • Training missions: – Organize training actions for the medical and paramedical staff – Share specific knowledges on ALS patient’s care – Participate in and get involved in working groups during the coordination symposium of French ALS centres.
  • Research missions: – Ensure clinical research activities through the establishment of internal and multicenter research protocols: area of research: epidemiology, cognition and nutrition – Participate in therapeutic research in collaboration with the pharmaceutical industry – Communicate the results of research through oral or displayed communications – Publish the results of research into national and international levels.

Details

Foundation year

2003

Director

Prof. Philippe Couratier

Principal investigator(s)

Prof. Philippe Couratier

Neurologists

Prof. Philippe Couratier
Dr. Lautrette Géraldine

Research nurses

Selma Machat
Olivier Villeneuve
Marie Nicol

Team

Clinical trials

Type Name no patients
Industry sponsored

ONO (2007-2009)

15

TROPHOS (2009-2012)

36

TROPHOS Open Labelled (2010-2013)

14

GSK (2013-2015)

7

Cytokinetics (2013-2014)

4

Investigator initiated

EURECALS (2009-2013)

100

BMAALS (2012-ongoing)

ongoing

NUTRALS (2014-ongoing)

11

Publications

Have a look at our most recent publications.

Contact information

ALS Centre – Neurology Departement – CHU Dupuytren – LIMOGES – France

2 Avenue Martin Luther-King
87000 LIMOGES – FRANCE
Contact: Prof. Couratier Philippe
+33(0)5.55.05.65.59
philippe.couratier@unilim.fr
http://www.chu-limoges.fr/hopital-dupuytren.html