The National Academy of Medicine has elected 100 new members, including Merit Cudkowicz, MD, MSc, Chief of Neurology and Director of the Healey Center for ALS at Mass General. Dr. Cudkowicz was selected for leading the first neuroscience antisense oligonucleotide therapy trial, establishing the first platform trial in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), helping to develop a successful treatment for sporadic ALS, AMX0035, and creating global networks to accelerate treatment development for many disorders.

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