Abstracts online

See below for the PDF document (accessible from your laptop, desktop, mobile or tablet). If you wish to have a physical copy of the abstract book for the event, please download and print it from below in advance.

Platform Presentations

Abstracts for the platform presentations from the 31st International Symposium on ALS/MND are published in the open access Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration journal supplement (volume 21, supplement 2, November 2020).

View the complete printable Abstract book, where you can find the abstract for each of the plenary talks presented at this year's Virtual Symposium:

Abstract book (pdf)

Or view it from the Taylor and Francis website.

Poster Communications

Poster abstract books will be available week commencing 30 November.

Theme 1: Epidemiology and informatics
Theme 2: Genetics and genomics
Theme 3: In vitro experimental models
Theme 4: In vivo experimental models
Theme 5: Human cell biology and pathology
Theme 6: Tissue biomarkers
Theme 7: Pre-clinical therapeutic strategies
Theme 8: Clinical imaging and electrophysiology
Theme 9: Clinical trials and trial design
Theme 10: Disease stratification and phenotyping of patients
Theme 11: Cognitive and psychological assessment and support
Theme 12: Respiratory and nutritional management
Theme 13: Clinical management and support


Visit the 'Past Symposia' page for links to abstract books from previous years. Some of the posters and presentations from previous Symposia are saved on the F1000 Open Research publishing platform.