Dr. Smith presented :The Development of Neurotherapeutics" in Brno, Czech Republic on the invitation of the director, Dr. Gorazd Stokin.

CNS, along with the worldwide community of patients, scholars, and physicians, laments the recent passing of Dr. Stephen Hawking. Some years ago, he kindly wrote the prologue to "Handbook of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis which was edited by our director, Dr. Richard Smith. We assume that anyone who had a personal relationship with Dr. Hawking would be interested in reading this.

Accordingly, we have digitalized this, and the link to his prologue can be found here.

Scientific American recently published "Experimental Huntington's Therapy Shows Promise in a Small Trial" that notes the drug discovery efforts of CNS, Ionis Pharmaceutical Corporation, and Dr. Don Cleveland at UCSD.