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motor neuron

[′mōd·ər ′nu̇r‚än]
(neuroscience)
An efferent nerve cell. Also known as motoneuron.
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Pathologist Dr Mark Atkinson said death was due to motor neurone disease but the coroner said that because of the circumstances an inquest needed to be held.
All proceeds will go towards The Mike Findley MND Fund and the Motor Neurone Disease Association.
Motor Neurone Disease takes away all your muscle strength, your speech, your ability to swallow and eventually your breathing, resulting in death; there isn't any medication, treatment or cure.
He was diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 2006.
Writers of the show, which is filmed in Liverpool, are currently working with the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA) to develop the storyline, believed to be a first for a soap opera.
Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is a progressive disease that attacks the motor neurones, or nerves, in the brain and spinal cord.
And like most people in racing, I knew Colm Murray and the racing community has a great understanding of motor neurone because of Colm.
Jody, from Chatham, Kent, said: "Chris was genuinely interested in learning about motor neurone disease.
The AZ Alkmaar manager admitted: "The terrible news that Fernando suffers from motor neurone disease has deeply touched me.
Half the film's profits go to the Motor Neurone Disease Association and the film's distributors are inviting the public to host their own screenings.
2013 Peacefully at home surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with Motor Neurone Disease, Glyn; much loved and devoted husband of Carol, loving Dad of Robert and Caroline, and an adored Grampy of James, Katherine and Chrystelle.
THE Birmingham and Solihull fundraising group of the Motor Neurone Disease Association is holding a sponsored walk in Cannon Hill Park on Sunday, July 8.