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Thank you for your interest in the Motor Neuron Center.

It is certainly the best center worldwide for the study of motor neuron development, and has outstanding potential in the form of groups working on relevant aspects of stem cell biology and animal models of both diseases. In close proximity, internationally renowned clinicians experienced in clinical trials are eager to feed into their programs the latest findings from basic research, and able to provide early-stage consultancy on the feasibility of therapeutic approaches in the clinical setting. The scientific environment for many relevant aspects of biology cell death, axonal regeneration, electrophysiology, chemical biology is outstanding throughout Columbia University. The center provides an unparalleled opportunity to create a continuum of high-level translational research focused on the motor neuron.

Your support of Columbia’s Motor Neuron Center will benefit patients and their families through earlier diagnosis, improved patient care and the discovery of novel treatments. For more information, please call the Columbia University Medical Center Development Office at (212) 304-7203

Ways to Give

Financial Support

To support the MNC, please:

  • visit our online credit card donation page, or
  • make a donation by check.  Please make the check payable to Trustees at Columbia University and mail to:
    Columbia University Medical Center
    Office of Development

    516 West 168th Street, 3rd Floor
    New York, NY 10032

SMA Tissue Donation

Please visit the Spinal Muscular Atrophy Clinical Research Center website for more information.

Our Partners

Cutting edge research and patient care is at the heart of what we are embarking upon. Both of these have benefited signicantly from the continued financial support of our many partners in this venture. We wish here to acknowledge previous and ongoing support for existing MNC researchers.