Weapon of Choice Too!

Good day all. Here is Dr Peter Scott-Morgan’s promised guest post as part of MND Awareness Month here in the UK. A provocative article on the challenges we all might face and the pioneering research he is undertaking. His post is about choices that we could take that, as Peter himself often says, will help us…

Weapon of Choice?

A nice mysterious title for a research opinion post? Read on, my intrigued and loyal followers….

One thing leads to another – MND Research Opinion update – March 2018

I have just realised that I haven’t written a onein400 research opinion post for over 6 months! Apologies, readers. Let me correct this right now! This one is split into two distinct sections. First, a quick, but timely, update about the pipeline for new drugs/treatments and then a discussion about genetics and the rather indistinct…

Chain reaction – ‘MND caused by Genetics, time and “what”?’

“I’m in the middle of a chain reaction!” – the words of Diana Ross written by Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb. As part of MND awareness month I am writing a couple of special posts. This one has the rather clumsy subtitle – MND caused by genetics, time and what?” What is this what?!

My view on the current road to a therapy – Jan 2017 Update

Here are my current observations on the move towards for what we all want, and that is an effective therapy for MND/ALS. This post is based on reading papers including symposium abstracts. No more, no less. I am a very optimistic person, but at the same time I temper my thoughts with realism and the rigours…

My view September 2016

I have been meaning to post this research update for a while, but once I started writing it, I knew I had to think it out carefully. I maintain a page on Research, which you may like to take a read of before reading this update. Today I want to give my perspective on where…