The toxic consequences of protein aggregation in Parkinson's disease
Please note this talk is at noon.
Group Leader Sonia Gandhi has expertise in the process of protein misfolding, in which smaller proteins, monomers, joining together to form larger proteins, oligomers, and how this process may drive organellar dysfunction and cell toxicity in neurodegeneration.
Date: 12 June 2019, 12:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Trinity 2019)
Venue: Sherrington Library, off Parks Road OX1 3PT
Venue Details: Sherrington Library, 2nd floor Sherrington Building, DPAG
Speaker: Dr Sonia Gandhi ( UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology)
Organising department: Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics (DPAG)
Organiser: Melanie Witt (University of Oxford, Department of Earth Sciences, Department of Physiology Anatomy and Genetics)
Organiser contact email address: opdc.administrator@dpag.ox.ac.uk
Part of: OPDC Seminar Series (DPAG)
Topics: Nervous system--Degeneration, Mitochondria, Parkinson's disease
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Melanie Witt