Synergistic, large-scale programs for target discovery and functional analysis in an intellectual, collegial and stimulating environment.

The Motor Neuron Center's research is focused on studying all aspects of motor neuron diseases like spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Learn more about the faculty members involved with our center, their research interests, and some of the labs that are engaging in world-class research with the hopes of finding an effective therapy.

Members and Research Interests

View the faculty members of the Motor Neuron Center and their current research interests.

Research Labs

Learn more about some of the laboratories associated with the Motor Neuron Center and the current research they are doing.