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Neuronal Signal (2021) 5 (4): NS20210026.
Published: 08 December 2021
...Joana Lama; Yazead Buhidma; Edward J.R. Fletcher; Susan Duty Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a complex, multisystem disorder characterised by α-synuclein (SNCA) pathology, degeneration of nigrostriatal dopaminergic neurons, multifactorial pathogenetic mechanisms and expression of a plethora of motor...
Neuronal Signal (2021) 5 (3): NS20200083.
Published: 13 September 2021
...Shamma Qarin; Sarah K. Howlett; Joanne L. Jones; Roger A. Barker Dopaminergic (DA) cell replacement therapies are a promising experimental treatment for Parkinson’s disease (PD) and a number of different types of DA cell-based therapies have already been trialled in patients. To date, the most...
Neuronal Signal (2021) 5 (3): NS20210028.
Published: 23 August 2021
...Sílvia Cabré; Verónica Alamilla; Niamh Moriarty; Abhay Pandit; Eilís Dowd In cell replacement approaches for Parkinson’s disease, the intracerebral implantation of dopamine neuron-rich grafts generates a neuroinflammatory response to the grafted cells that contributes to its varied outcome. Thus...
Neuronal Signal (2021) 5 (2): NS20210021.
Published: 23 June 2021
...Jara M. Baena-Montes; Sahar Avazzadeh; Leo R. Quinlan α-synuclein is an increasingly prominent player in the pathology of a variety of neurodegenerative conditions. Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects mainly the dopaminergic (DA) neurons in the substantia nigra...
Neuronal Signal (2021) 5 (1): NS20200051.
Published: 16 April 2021
... many outstanding questions on whether the causative virus, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV2) can directly infect the central nervous system (CNS). Given the long association between viral infections with neurodegenerative conditions such as Parkinson’s disease (PD), it seems...
Neuronal Signal (2017) 1 (2): NS20170027.
Published: 31 March 2017
...Gerard W. O'Keeffe; Shane V. Hegarty; Aideen M. Sullivan Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease, characterized by the degeneration of midbrain dopaminergic (mDA) neurons and their axons, and aggregation of α-synuclein, which leads to motor and late-stage...