New publication

The Neurodegeneration Research Group announces a new publication in collaboration with the group of prof Polymenidou Afroz T, Hock EM, Ernst P, Foglieni C, Jambeau M, Gilhespy LAB, Laferriere F, Maniecka Z, Plückthun A, Mittl P, Paganetti P, Allain FHT, Polymenidou M. Functional and dynamic polymerization of the ALS-linked protein TDP-43 antagonizes its pathologic aggregation.…

Congratulations Dr Stefania Sgroi !

Dr. Stefania Sgroi has published part of the data collected during her PhD: Sgroi S, Capper-Loup C, Paganetti P, Kaelin-Lang A. Enkephalin and dynorphin neuropeptides are differently correlated with locomotor hypersensitivity and levodopa-induced dyskinesia in parkinsonian rats. Exp Neurol 2016; 280:80

Congratulations Dr Stefania Sgroi !

Stefania Sgroi has successfully defended her thesis at the University of Berne, congratulations! Prof Kaelin and the rest of the Institute are very proud of this achievement as Doctor Sgroi is the first PhD graduate at our Institute. Dr. Sgroi is now a PostDoc in the Parkinson Research Group.

Welcome Giuseppe Di Giovanni

Professor Giuseppe Di Giovanni Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Malta visiting researcher, Basal Ganglia Pathophysiology Thanks to a “International Short Visits” grant of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).