‘IPS-derived Neural Precursor Cells to Study Mechanism and Identify Modulators of Parkinson?s Disease’

Grants for research teams

Biology and Biomedicine

Neurodegenerative diseases


The present project will investigate the effects of pathogenic LRRK2 on centrosomal, Golgi and nuclear shape alterations in the context of neural degeneration, using iPS-derived neural precursor cells from mutant LRRK2 PD patients, sporadic PD patients and healthy controls.