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1 July 2021
Spotlight on the ‘International’ Symposium experience
28 June 2021
Star Cells dance and film event increases…
24 June 2021
Driving MND Research through our Senior Non-Clinical…
23 June 2021
Driving MND Research through our Junior Non-Clinical…
22 June 2021
Driving MND Research through our PhD studentships
21 June 2021
Driving MND research on Global MND Awareness…
11 June 2021
Physical exercise as a risk factor for…
21 April 2021
New insights into MND: 5 more genetic…
Spotlight on the ‘International’ Symposium experience

Spotlight on the ‘International’ Symposium experience

Reading Time: 4 minutes We recently announced that following the success of our first virtual International Symposium on ALS/MND (the largest medical and scientific conference specific to MND/ALS) last year and the ongoing challenges caused by the global pandemic, the MND Association’s 32nd Symposium in December 2021 will be held online. As we head towards our Symposium this year,…

Star Cells dance and film event increases MND research awareness

Star Cells dance and film event increases MND research awareness

Reading Time: 3 minutes We were delighted to be invited to take part in ‘Star Cells’, a science-inspired performance art project in support of the Motor Neurone Disease Association, one of the events held last week to mark Global MND Awareness Day on 21 June. Inspired by the exciting and ground-breaking research into neuroscience taking place at the Francis…

Physical exercise as a risk factor for MND – is it in our genes?

Physical exercise as a risk factor for MND – is it in our genes?

Reading Time: 5 minutes A potential link between exercise and MND has long been a topic of conversation and debate. Several studies have been carried out, but the discovery of a link has not been conclusively shown. Some have shown an association, but it is important to note that association is very different from cause. Studies that use questionnaire-based…