Latest Motor neuron disease Stories

2011-09-21 19:41:12

Families suffering from a history of motor neuron disease have helped an international scientific team locate a new gene linked to the incurable disease.

2011-09-04 00:55:00

The Central Valley Walk to Defeat ALS is an annual community event that creates the hope and action needed to conquer Lou Gehrig’s disease, and raise funds to sustain patient care and support

2011-09-01 16:44:56

Although several genes have been linked to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), it is still unknown how they cause this progressive neurodegenerative disease.

2011-08-22 12:38:57

Researchers from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine may have pinpointed the cause of Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

2011-08-12 12:17:12

Researchers from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have identified a mutation on the SIGMAR1 gene associated with the development of juvenile amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

2011-08-11 13:42:28

For decades, scientists have studied a laboratory mouse model that develops signs of the paralyzing disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) as they age.

2011-07-25 23:28:09

Researchers in Ottawa report new hope for the treatment of infants born with serious genetic disorder.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.