ALS Research

With your support, our research funding fuels global collaboration to expedite the discovery of treatments and a cure for ALS.

Every aspect of our work is dedicated to advancing our mission of discovering effective treatments and ultimately eradicating ALS. This underscores the critical importance of funding exceptional ALS research.

We prioritize funding the most promising research endeavors and actively cultivate innovative partnerships spanning government, industry, academia, and other nonprofit organizations. Additionally, we invest in emerging talent, nurturing young scientists to drive innovation.

Some of the things we're working on:

  • 3 potential new ALS antisense drugs
  • Key advances in wearable sensor and brain computer interface technology
  • New treatment approaches in clinical trials
  • Research Discoveries


ALS United Mid-Atlantic spent on ALS specific research

Dan Quinn

In the second half of 2023, we officially became ALS United Mid-Atlantic. This separation allows us to retain our independence and preserves our nationally recognized care programs. When we announced this change, many of our supporters asked what this meant for the future of ALS research.

You Are Part of the Solution

Your gift will help ALS United Mid-Atlantic support research to find treatments and a cure for ALS.