Research Grants

More Alpha-Synuclein in Spinal Fluid Linked to Faster Cognitive Decline

Alpha-synuclein as a Major Regulator of Iron Homeostasis

Friday, 12 October 2012

Objective/Rationale: Alpha-synuclein is a key protein involved in Parkinson’s disease. Attempts have been made with drugs to lower the amount of this protein in the brain as a potential treatment for Parkinson’s disease. However, neither the normal function of this…