"Investigating the Link Between Impaired Mitochondrial and Calcium Dysregulation in SACS/Purkinje Neurons " – Dr. Francesca Maltecca

In Current Research by ARSACS

The research project has three specific objectives: to test the distribution of mitochondria in distal dendritic branches of Sacs primary PCs; to evaluate dysregulation of Ca2+ homeostasis in Sacs mice and finally to test the efficacy of targeted therapy in Sacs mice.

Duration: 2 years
Grant: $200,000
Contact:

Dr. Francesca Maltecca

Dr. Francesca Maltecca

Dr. Francesca Maltecca, Phd, Neurogenomics Unit(4A2)
San Raffaele Scientific Institute,Via Olgettina,58,20132 Milan, Italy
Tel:39 022643.9116; 022643.4777; Email: francesca.maltecca@hsr.it