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Current Topics in Pharmacology
Phcol 514
12:30 PM, Wednesday, February 20, 2002
Room T-473 HSC
(NOTE: ROOM NUMBER HAS CHANGED FROM T-530/530A TO T-473)

Speaker: Paul Muchowski
Topic: Alpha-synuclein and Parkinson's disease: A disease mechanism unfolds

References:

  1. Auluck PK, Chan HY, Trojanowski JQ, Lee VM, Bonini NM. "Chaperone suppression of alpha-synuclein toxicity in a Drosophila model for Parkinson's disease." Science. 2002 Feb 1;295(5556):865-8.

  2. Conway KA, Rochet JC, Bieganski RM, Lansbury PT Jr. "Kinetic stabilization of the alpha-synuclein protofibril by a dopamine-alpha-synuclein adduct." Science 2001 Nov 9;294(5545):1346-9.

Reviews:
  1. Goedert M. : "Alpha-Synuclein and Neurodegenerative Diseases." Nat Rev Neurosci. 2001 Jul;2(7):492-501.


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