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FUNDED GRANTS ( 1)
Clinicopathological Correlations for PD,
Identification of alpha-synuclein molecular forms correlating with clinicopathology of Parkinson's disease
Promising Outcomes of Original Grant:
We have developed a sensitive method for profiling alpha synuclein and its processed forms ("alpha synucleome") from minimal clinical model brain tissue using high resolution top down mass spectrometry methods. In total extracts of autopsied frontal cortex from Parkinson's disease, Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) and normal control subjects, the majority of al...