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Motor Neurone Disease Australia is the national voice representing all Australians who share the vision of a world without MND.

Drawing on 35 years of experience, MND Australia works with a national network of State MND Associations to advocate, educate and raise awareness. Our goal is to empower Australians impacted by MND to live better for longer.

Until there is a cure, MND Australia’s research arm, MND Research Australia, will promote and fund the best research with the greatest chance of making MND treatable.


30/10/2020 - 
We were delighted to learn this week that an early feasibility study of the Stentrode brain implant has successfully shown that it can aid people living with paralysis, such as those with MND, to continue to maintain communication. MND Research Australia funded early research into development of this device. 
13/10/2020 - 
While MND Australia welcomes the much needed investments in aged care, health, disability & research handed down in the Budget, we believe that significant further funding is still required in these sectors. 

$25 Million, 25 Milestones: Changing the future of MND

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Spotlight on MND

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What is MND?

Motor neurone disease (MND) is known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in many parts of the world. MND is the name given to a group of diseases in which the nerve cells controlling the voluntary muscles undergo degeneration and die....  read more


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International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations

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