Trinity College Dublin

The National ALS Clinical and Research Group undertakes research in epidemiology, cognition, genetics, bioinformatics, drug development and novel biomarker development, and commercial and investigator led clinical trials of novel compounds in ALS. Much of our clinical research is supported by the charity Research Motor Neurone.

School of Medicine, Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute, Pearse Street, Dublin 2, Dublin, Ireland


Orla Hardiman

Professor of Neurology

Professor Hardiman trained in Neurology in Boston prior to her appointment as […]

Orla Hardiman
Current trials
In preparation
Phase iii


Platform trial
MAGNET is an innovative clinical platform trial in which multiple treatments for ALS are investigated simultaneously.
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Phase iii


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