Grant will Expand MBL Study of Neural Defects in Parkinson’s, Other Diseases

August 30th, 2017 @   - 

By Diana Kenney.

MBL Eugene Bell Center Director Jennifer Morgan has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the mechanisms underlying the cognitive deficits that occur in Parkinson’s disease, Lewy body dementia, and variants of Alzheimer’s disease. A pathological hallmark of these diseases is aggregation of the protein α-synuclein at synapses, the junctions between […]

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