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A microdevice platform for visualizing mitochondrial transport in aligned dopaminergic axons

Posted on October 17, 2012

Lu X, Kim-Han JS, O’Malley KL, Sakiyama-Elbert SE (2012). J Neurosci Methods, 209(1):35-9 Read More

Posted in: Axon Injury & Repair, Pilot Projects, Publications Faculty: ,

Exome sequencing reveals DNAJB6 mutations in dominantly-inherited myopathy

Posted on May 4, 2012

Harms MB, Sommerville RB, Allred P, Bell S, Ma D, Cooper P, Lopate G, Pestronk A, Weihl CC, Baloh RH (2012). Ann Neurol, 71(3):407-16 Read More

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An aggregation sensing reporter identifies leflunomide and teriflunomide as polyglutamine aggregate inhibitors

Posted on February 10, 2012

Fuentealba RA, Marasa J, Diamond MI, Piwnica-Worms D, Weihl CC (2012). Hum Mol Genet, 21(3):664-80 Read More

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Researchers identify gene for rare dementia

Posted on December 16, 2011

Cruchaga and colleagues identify DNAJC5 variants in Kufs disease, a neurodegenerative disorder in the neuronal ceroid lipofuscinoses (NCL) family. Read More

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Exome-Sequencing Confirms DNAJC5 Mutations as Cause of Adult Neuronal Ceroid-Lipofuscinosis

Posted on November 9, 2011

Benitez BA, Alvarado D, Cai Y, Mayo K, Chakraverty S, Norton J, Morris JC, Sands MS, Goate AM, Cruchaga C (2011). PLoS One, 6(11):e26741 Read More

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