Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Disappointing Results from IGF-1 Clinical Trial

Subcutaneous (under the skin) delivery of insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) does not benefit people with ALS at a dose of 0.5 milligrams per kilogram of body weight, according to a large clinical trial whose results were released today.
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