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Welcome to Cell Biology and Neuroscience (CBN)

karlherrupEpigenetic link to neurodegeneration in ataxia? Professor Karl Herrup recently reported in Nature Medicine that children born with ataxia telangiactasia, a disorder known to be related to DNA repair, can also be linked to proteins that change epigenetic regulation in neurons. Results demonstrated that inhibiting HDAC4 protein in a mouse model was able to reduce symptoms. Read the announcement of Prof. Herrup's discover in a recent Rutgers Today article.

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Fri Mar 30 @ 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Taekyung Kim, PhD, UT Southwestern
Fri Apr 13 @ 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Roko Rasin, PhD - Rutgers University
Fri Apr 20 @ 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Wange Lu, PhD - University of Southern California
Fri Apr 27 @ 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Adam Carter, PhD - New York University

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