Note to users. If you're seeing this message, it means that your browser cannot find this page's style/presentation instructions -- or possibly that you are using a browser that does not support current Web standards. Find out more about why this message is appearing, and what you can do to make your experience of our site the best it can be.


Sci. Signal., 21 July 2009
Vol. 2, Issue 80, p. eg9
[DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.280eg9]

EDITORIAL GUIDES

Focus Issue: Signals to Neurodegeneration

Wei Wong*

Associate Editor of Science Signaling, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1200 New York Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20005, USA.

Abstract: Neurodegenerative diseases exact a tremendous toll on afflicted individuals and their families. Understanding the underlying signaling cascades that are perturbed by or contribute to neurodegeneration may identify new therapeutic targets or improve current therapies. The pieces in this Focus Issue of Science Signaling discuss molecular mechanisms and signaling pathways implicated in the pathologies of Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, and Huntington's diseases.

* Corresponding author. E-mail, wwong{at}aaas.org

Citation: W. Wong, Focus Issue: Signals to Neurodegeneration. Sci. Signal. 2, eg9 (2009).

Read the Full Text


THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN CITED BY OTHER ARTICLES:
Science Signaling Podcast: 21 July 2009.
W. Wong and A. M. VanHook (2009)
Science Signaling 2, pc13
   Abstract »    Full Text »

To Advertise     Find Products


Science Signaling. ISSN 1937-9145 (online), 1945-0877 (print). Pre-2008: Science's STKE. ISSN 1525-8882