Pioneering vital research into motor neurone disease.

Uniting over 200 scientists and health professionals across Scotland.

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Research at the Euan MacDonald Centre is finding out new information about motor neurons, working towards new drug treatments and improving quality of life for people with MND.

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News: New review of MND mitochondria research published

This first review of MND laboratory research on interventions targeting mitochondria suggests a positive effect on survival.

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Events: Research open evening

Find out more about our work and meet some of our researchers on Wednesday 25 September 2019.

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About the Centre

The Euan MacDonald Centre is based at the University of Edinburgh and is a not-for-profit network of 200 researchers across Scotland. We use research to improve the lives of people living with motor neurone disease (MND) and related conditions.


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Discover the wonderful and inventive ways our fundraisers are using to help raise money for the Euan MacDonald Centre.

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