2014 · 2014 International Symposium - Brussels · Scientific

Session 4A Autophagy


Growing evidence suggests dysregulated autophagy contributes toward several neurodegenerative diseases, including ALS and FTD. In the session 7A – genetics and genomics, Professor John Hardy from University College London highlighted that many ALS causing mutations occur in genes that regulate autophagy. In addition, accumulation of misfolded protein in motor neurons is a pathological hallmark of…… Continue reading Session 4A Autophagy