Karin Forsberg

Karin Forsberg

Resident in Neurology and Researcher

Karins Forsberg obtained her medical from Umeå University. Her doctoral thesis was titled ”Misfolded superoxide dismutase-1 in sporadic and familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis”. She also held a research position for 1 year at Ulm University in Germany. She is a resident in Neurology, but divides her time equally between the clinic and doing research. She is part of the multidisciplinary Clinical Care ALS Team at Umeå University Hospital. Her research concentrates on brain anatomy and pathological studies on patients carrying different ALS mutations with focus on the SOD1 protein.

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Recruiting
Phase iii

PHOENIX trial

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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Recruiting
Phase iii

ADORE Trial

Industry trial

Ferrer is conducting a phase 3 trial to evaluate the safety and potential efficacy of an investigational drug for people with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS).

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Recruiting
Phase iii

COURAGE-ALS Trial

Industry trial

In the COURAGE-ALS study, we are investigating the efficacy and safety of the drug ‘reldesemtiv’ for the treatment of ALS. This clinical trial is sponsored by Cytokinetics.

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Active
Phase ii

APL2-ALS-206 Trial

Industry trial

In this phase 2 study, we are investigating the safety and efficacy of the drug pegcetacoplan for the treatment of ALS. This trial is sponsored by Apellis Pharmaceuticals.

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Active
Phase ii

RT001 in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Industry trial

In this phase 2 trial, we will study the safety and efficacy of the compound RT001 in people living with ALS. This clinical trial is sponsored by Retrotope Inc.

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Recruiting
Phase iii

TUDCA-ALS

Investigator initiated trial

This trial will evaluate the efficacy of tauroursodeoxycholic acid (TUDCA) as add-on treatment for people with ALS.

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