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Motor Neurons

Known as: Neurons, Motor, Neuron, Motor, Motoneurons 
An efferent neuron that sends impulses from the central nervous system to skeletal muscles.
National Institutes of Health

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2018
Review
2018
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) are neurodegenerative diseases that overlap in their… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The generation of pluripotent stem cells from an individual patient would enable the large-scale production of the cell types… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Mutations in superoxide dismutase-1 (SOD1) cause a form of the fatal paralytic disorder amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS… Expand
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2006
Review
2006
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a late-onset progressive neurodegenerative disease affecting motor neurons. The etiology of most… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Although Charcot described amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) more than 130 years ago, the mechanism underlying the… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Inductive signals and transcription factors involved in motor neuron generation have been identified, raising the question of… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The oligodendrocyte lineage genes Olig1 and Olig2 encode related bHLH proteins that are coexpressed in neural progenitors… Expand
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2001
Review
2001
Since its description by Charcot more than 130 years ago, the mechanism underlying the characteristic selective degeneration and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Analysis of transgenic mice expressing familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)-linked mutations in the enzyme superoxide… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Mutations in Cu/Zn superoxide dismutase (SOD1) cause a subset of cases of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Four lines of… Expand
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