Brain pericyte alteration in neurodegenerative diseases

Project: Dissertation

Research areas and keywords

Keywords

  • Pericyte, PDGF-BB, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease

Description

The main goal of my Ph.D. is to (i) investigate the possible role of pericytes in different neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson’s disease (PD) and Huntington’s disease, and to (ii) examine recovery-promoting effects of PDGF-BB in PD with focus on possible implications of pericytes.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date2013/07/012017/09/30

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