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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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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The generation of pluripotent stem cells from an individual patient would enable the large-scale production of the cell types… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Mutations in superoxide dismutase-1 (SOD1) cause a form of the fatal paralytic disorder amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Although Charcot described amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) more than 130 years ago, the mechanism underlying the… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The most common form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a neurodegenerative disease affecting adult motor neurons, is caused… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Muscle fatigue is an exercise-induced reduction in maximal voluntary muscle force. It may arise not only because of peripheral… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
Since its description by Charcot more than 130 years ago, the mechanism underlying the characteristic selective degeneration and… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Analysis of transgenic mice expressing familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)-linked mutations in the enzyme superoxide… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The discovery that some cases of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (FALS) are associated with mutations in the gene encoding… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The structure and connectivity of the nervous system of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans has been deduced from reconstructions…