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Molecular Studies

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RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress
We postulate that critical enzymes are modified post-translationally in Alzheimer’s disease. The focus is on the key mitochondrial enzyme alpha-ketoglutarate dehydrogenase complex (KGDHC).
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
Roman J. Giger, Ph.D.
Guest Speaker
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
Oswald Steward, Ph.D.
Guest Speaker
EVENT: 
Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Rotem N, Magen I, Ionescu A, Gershoni-Emek N, Altman T, Costa CJ, Gradus T, Pasmanik-Chor M, Willis DE, Ben-Dov IZ, Hornstein E, Perlson E.
Sci Rep. 2017 Mar 16;7:44500. doi: 10.1038/srep44500.
Abstract on PubMed
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress

The investigators on the program project have two mechanisms for resource sharing.

GRANT: 
Non-Federal
September 30, 2015 to September 30, 2017
Grant Number: 
Award Number: 339836
Craig H. Neilsen Foundation
Investigators: 
Principal Investigator
Co-Investigator
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress
The objective of this study is to determine how the capacity for localized protein synthesis in axons is altered by injury.
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) is an autosomal disease caused by deletion or mutation(s) of thesurvival motor neuron 1 (SMN1) gene. A highly homologous gene, SMN2, is present in all patients but yields low levels of the full-length SMN protein.