Title

Restrictive Lung Disease in the Cu/Zn Superoxide-Dismutase 1 G93A Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Mouse Model

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Pulmonology; Department of Neurology; Gene Therapy Center; School of Medicine

Date

3-1-2017

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Cellular and Molecular Physiology | Nervous System Diseases | Neurology | Pulmonology | Respiratory Tract Diseases

Abstract

This study is the first to show progressive restrictive pulmonary disease in the most commonly used ALS mouse model—the SOD1G93A mouse.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2017 Mar;56(3):405-408. doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2016-0258LE. Link to article on publisher's site

Comments

Michael Kalfopoulos and Kaitlyn Desrochers are medical students at UMass Medical School.

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

28248134