Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Les Turner ALS Center


The Les Turner ALS Center builds on the extraordinary history of success in ALS research at Northwestern. We believe that the center model even more closely aligns the work in our labs with that of the ALS Clinic, positioning us to accelerate discovery and get closer to a cure.

Clinical Trials

Browse our list of actively recruiting clinical trials to learn more and find out how you may be able to participate.


Discover the work being done within our three labs, headed by leaders in the field of ALS research, via the information below. Find a list of publications from these investigators via our Publications page.

Northeast Amyotrophic Lateral Scierosis Consortium
Our center is a proud member of Northeast ALS (NEALS) Consortium.