MND: The search for new treatments – BBC News

It’s been described as one of the few remaining illnesses that is still largely a mystery – and yet it claims hundreds of lives in the UK each year.

Motor neurone disease (MND) sees muscles waste away after a loss of nerve cells that control movement, speech and breathing.

There is no effective treatment or cure and half of the 1,500 people diagnosed each year die within 24 months.

Click here to read full article

Font Resize