Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria, ALS Unit

University Hospital 12 de Octubre

The ALS Unit at the Hospital 12 de Octubre in Madrid is one of the 4 ALS Units in the capital district of Spain. It is the only one in the whole country which includes a research laboratory.

University Hospital 12 de Octubre

Our principal aims are to study the genetics of the Spanish ALS population, to discover new prognostic and diagnostic biomarkers, and to develop preclinical and clinical assays.

University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Avenida de Córdoba, Madrid, Spain

Our Specialists

Jesús Esteban Pérez

Principal investigator

Dr. Jesús Esteban Pérez is Principal investigator in University Hospital 12 de […]

Jesús Esteban Pérez
Current trials
Phase iii


Industry trial

Amylyx Pharmaceuticals Inc is conducting a phase 3 trial to determine the safety and efficacy of their compound ‘AMX0035’ for the treatment of ALS.

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