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Astrocytes account for about half the cells in the adult human brain and they are best known for providing trophic and structural support to neurons.

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Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
Armin Blesch, PhD
Guest Speaker
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Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
RESEARCH PROJECT: 
In Progress
Alzheimer’s disease related changes in releasable internal calcium stores as well as in mitochondrial function have been suggested from animal studies and cultured cells from Alzheimer’s disease patients such as fibroblasts, and make good therapeutic targets.
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Journal Article
Davis RJ, Alam NM, Zhao C, Müller C, Saini JS, Blenkinsop TA, Mazzoni F, Campbell M, Borden SM, Charniga CJ, Lederman PL, Aguilar V, Naimark M, Fiske M, Boles N, Temple S, Finnemann SC, Prusky GT, Stern JH.
Stem Cell Reports. 2017 Jul 11;9(1):42-49. doi: 10.1016/j.stemcr.2017.05.016. Epub 2017 Jun 15.
Abstract on PubMed
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Review
Gibson GE, Thakkar A.
Neurochem Int. 2017 Jun 13. pii: S0197-0186(17)30332-7. doi: 10.1016/j.neuint.2017.06.007. [Epub ahead of print]
Abstract on PubMed
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Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
Scott A. Noggle, Ph.D.
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Weekly Seminar
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 12:30pm
Billings Building – Rosedale
PUBLICATION: 
Journal Article
Huang S, O'Donovan KJ, Turner EE, Zhong J, Ginty DD.
Elife. 2015 Sep 29;4:e10874. doi: 10.7554/eLife.10874.
Abstract on PubMed