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Genetics

Impact

EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
Oswald Steward, Ph.D.
Guest Speaker
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
Bruce T. Lamb, Ph.D.
Guest Speaker
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Smirnova NA, Kaidery NA, Hushpulian DM, Rakhman II, Poloznikov AA, Tishkov VI, Karuppagounder SS, Gaisina IN, Pekcec A, Leyen KV, Kazakov SV, Yang L, Thomas B, Ratan RR, Gazaryan IG.
Aging Dis. 2016 Dec 1;7(6):745-762. doi: 10.14336/AD.2016.0505. eCollection 2016 Dec.
Full-Text on PubMed
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress
The NCFCS, which include Leopard Syndrome, Noonan Syndrome and Neurofibromatosis type I, are linked to loss- and gain-of function mutations in the RAF signaling pathway.
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress
The reliable tracing of axonal connections is essential for any deeper understanding of nervous system function.
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress

Mitochondrial dysfunction and oxidative stress are consistent features of multiple neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s disease (AD).

RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress

Because strategies that promote acute neuroprotection have not successfully translated into clinical practice, studies to understand repair/recovery mechanisms that promote functional recovery have emerged.

PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Rau KK, Hill CE, Harrison BJ, Venkat G, Koenig HM, Cook SB, Rabchevsky AG, Taylor BK, Hai T, Petruska JC.
Exp Neurol. 2016 Sep;283(Pt A):413-27. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2016.06.002. Epub 2016 Jun 3.
Abstract on PubMed