Current research

Stay up-to-date with the latest research from the Motor Neurone Disease Research Instititute of Australia (MNDRIA) and find out about research advances in Australia, USA, UK and Canada.



The MND Research Institute of Australia has awarded almost $2.9 million for new MND research projects to start in 2020.

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Check out our news resources to help you stay on top of research developments internationally and within Australia.

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MND Australia produces two newsletters to keep readers up-to-date with the latest research in Australia and abroad. Subscribe to receive newsletters and updates by email.

MNDRIA's biannual newsletter Advance details research projects funded by the Research Institute.

The quarterly MND Australia International Research Update has the latest MND research from across the globe.

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Visit our clinical trials page for information on clinical trials being conducted in Australia.

Australian motor neurone disease registry

The Australian Motor Neurone Disease Registry aims to improve patient care through continuous evaluation of patient management and associated outcomes, and form significant scientific research collaborations with organisations and individuals to further the understanding of MND.