Repository NINDS Repository
Subcollection Motor Neuron Disease
Quantity 3 µg
Quantitation Method Please see our FAQ
Biopsy Source Peripheral vein
Race Caucasian
Subject Type family with at least 3 members, including 1 proband, not a trio
Family Type NUCLEAR FAMILIES - ONE AFFECTED
Hispanic Ethnicity Not Hispanic/Latino
Ethnicity german, irish, norwegian
Country of Origin USA
Family Member 1
Family History N
Relation to Proband proband
Species Homo sapiens
Common Name Human
Note This material represents a finite resource (DNA from Whole Blood)
Demographic Data
Relation to Proband proband
Age at Sampling 16 YR
Gender Female
Age of Onset(If not a control) 11 YR
Age at Diagnosis(If not a control) 12 YR
Hispanic or Latino/Not Hispanic or Latino Not Hispanic/Latino
Racial Category Caucasian
Country USA
Diagnosed By No Data
 
Data Elements
Clinical Element Type: Motor Neuron Disorders
  (Baseline)
Longitudinal Data
Is this data Longitudinal (Follow-Up) Data? yes  no  
Family History
ALS/other MND present  absent   unknown 
Parkinson's disease present   absent  unknown 
Notes: GREAT GRANDMOTHER
Alzheimer's disease present  absent   unknown 
Other dementia present  absent   unknown 
Other neurodegenerative disease present  absent   unknown 
Medical History
Alzheimer's disease present  absent  
Ataxia present  absent  
Autism present  absent  
Bipolar (manic-depressive) present  absent  
Brain aneurysm present  absent  
Cancer present  absent  
Dementia Alzheimer's
Dementia
absent
Depression present  absent  
Diabetes present  absent  
Dystonia present  absent  
Epilepsy present  absent  
Heart disease present  absent  
Hypertension present  absent  
Multiple sclerosis present  absent  
Muscle disease present  absent  
Parkinson's present  absent  
Schizophrenia present  absent  
Suicide/Attempt present  absent  
Stroke present  absent  
Primary Clinical Diagnosis
Primary clinical diagnosis  ALS
Secondary Neurological Diagnosis
Secondary neurological diagnoses Frontotemporal dementia
Other (specify)
Not Applicable
Site of Symptom Onset
site of symptom onset  No Data
Treatment
Current treatment Riluzole
PEG
NIPPV
Tracheotomy
Assisted Ventilation > 23 hours
Other (specify)
No Treatment
Signs Supporting Diagnosis
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Bulbar  No Data
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Cervical/upper limbs  No Data
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Thoracic/chest  No Data
Upper Motor Neuron Signs-Lumbosacral/lower limbs  No Data
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Bulbar  No Data
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Cervical/upper limbs  No Data
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Thoracic/chest  No Data
Lower Motor Neuron Signs-Lumbosacral/lower limbs  No Data
EMG Studies
Bulbar  No Data
Cervical/upper limbs  No Data
Thoracic/chest  No Data
Lumbosacral/lower limbs  No Data
Genetics
SOD-1 mutation present  absent   unknown 
Other mutation present   absent  unknown 
Notes: FUS MUTATION
Atypical Features of ALS/MND
Atypical features of ALS/MND sensory
autonomic
cerebellar
cognitive
Parkinsonian
sphincter
ocular
other
Optional data
Current ALSFRS-R  No Data
FVC  No Data
smoking history never   former smoker  current smoker 
years smoking  No Data
Handedness Right   Left  Ambidextrous 
No data is available
No data is available
No data is available