Bagadilico – a joint initiative for the development of novel therapies for basal ganglia disorders

Project: Research

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Neurology
  • Neurosciences
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Humanities
  • Natural Sciences


-Revealing the mechanisms at the molecular and cellular levels underlying basal ganglia degenerative disorders, primarly Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases
-Developing novel therapies, which either intervene in disease pathogenesis or repair the already damaged brain
-Inventing, refining and applying clinical research tools that assist in accurate diagnosis and provide clues to disease pathogenesis
-Examining interactions between this frontline biomedical and biotechnological research with society in a cultural context, encompassing bioethical issues, patient expectations, political decision-making and health economics.
Effective start/end date2008/07/012018/06/30


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Kristofer Hansson, Peter Bengtsen & Åsa Alftberg


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Kristofer Hansson (ed.) & Peter Bengtsen (ed.), 2018 Apr 20, In : Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research. 10, 1, 127 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial Issue (editor)

Peter Bengtsen & Kristofer Hansson, 2018 Apr 20, In : Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research. 10, 1, p. 4-10

Research output: Contribution to journalDebate/Note/Editorial

Kristofer Hansson, 2017, In : Kulturella perspektiv - svensk etnologisk tidsskrift. 26, 3-4, p. 8-17

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Bengtsen, P. (Guest editor), Hansson, K. (Guest editor)

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