Science Signaling Podcast: 21 July 2009

Participants: Wei Wong and Annalisa M. VanHook

A conversation about recent research on Parkinson's Disease.

Highlighted articles:

S. Subramaniam, K. M. Sixt, R. Barrow, S. H. Snyder, Rhes, a striatal specific protein, mediates mutant-huntingtin cytotoxicity. Science 324, 1327–1330 (2009).

G. A. Morfini, Y.-M. You, S. L. Pollema, A. Kaminska, K. Liu, K. Yoshioka, B. Bj�rkblom, E. T. Coffey, C. Bagnato, D. Han, C.-F. Huang, G. Banker, G. Pigino, S. T. Brady, Pathogenic huntingtin inhibits fast axonal transport by activating JNK3 and phosphorylating kinesin. Nat. Neurosci. 12, 864–871 (2009).

Length: 6 minutes

File size: 2.9 MB

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