Involvement of Lymphocyte Type B in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
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Rambam Health Care Campus Identifier:
First received: February 15, 2009
Last updated: February 17, 2009
Last verified: February 2009

The involvement of Lymphocyte type B in Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients will be compared to lymphocyte in healthy subjects.

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Involvement of Lymphocyte Type B in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

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Further study details as provided by Rambam Health Care Campus:

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: August 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
1 ALS patients
2 Healthy subjects


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Healthy subjects


Inclusion Criteria:

  • ALS patients who could sign ICF.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No ALS patients age less than 18 years.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00846560

Rambam Medical center, Neurology Department
Haifa, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rambam Health Care Campus
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Prof. David Yarnitsky, Rambam medical center Identifier: NCT00846560     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ALS04CTIL
Study First Received: February 15, 2009
Last Updated: February 17, 2009
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Motor Neuron Disease
Spinal Cord Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurodegenerative Diseases
TDP-43 Proteinopathies
Neuromuscular Diseases
Proteostasis Deficiencies
Metabolic Diseases
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