Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Pathogenesis and drug discovery for tauopathy|
Edward A Burton
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2016 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Tauopathies are a group of neurodegenerative diseases that are characterized pathologically by neuronal loss and the accumulation of aggregates of the microtubule-associated protein Tau in surviving CNS neurons. Collectively, these disease, which include progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), frontotemporal dementia (FTD), chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and Alzheimer's disease (AD), are a common and important cause of progressive neurologic...
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