Table 4 Baseline characteristics of subjects recruited for this study.

From: Long non-coding and coding RNAs characterization in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells and Spinal Cord from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis patients

  CTRs SALS FUS SOD1 TARDBP
  (n = 30) (n = 30) (n = 2) (n = 3) (n = 2)
Age (M ± SD) 49 ± 10,3 66,6 ± 10,1 52,9 ± 4,9 52 ± 10,39 64,5 ± 20,5
Sex
Males n (%) 48% 45% 50% 66,6% 0%
Females n (%) 52% 55% 50% 33,3% 100%
Onset   Spinal (100%) Spinal (100%) Spinal (100%) Spinal (100%)
ALSFRS   41,15 [39,42–42,88] 41 [39,04–42,96] 39 [37,04–40,96] 42,5 [39,56–45,44]
  1. Age values are reported as average ± standard deviation. The percentage of male and female subjects and the site of onset are also indicated. ALSFRS score is indicated as average and 95% confidence interval.