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Archive for the 'Motor neuron disease' Category


08
Apr

Motor Neuron Disease Linked to Gene-Environment Interactions

(Beyond Pesticides, April 8, 2008) A team of University of Michigan scientists discover interactions between genes and organophosphate exposure cause some forms of motor neuron disease (MND). The study, which appears in the March issue of the American Journal of Human Genetics, shows the mutations in one key gene (neuropathy target esterase, or NTE) that […]

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