Motor-neuron disease : rogue gene in the familyMotor-neuron disease : rogue gene in the family
Van Broeckhoven, Christine
Faculty of Pharmaceutical, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences . Biomedical Sciences
VIB DMG - Neurodegenerative Brain Diseases Group
Nature. - London
458(2009):7237, p. 415-417
University of Antwerp
Various gene mutations contribute to the motor-neuron disease known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Further mutations that have been identified could help to clarify the neurodegenerative mechanism in this disorder.