CNUP: Center for Neuroscience

Areas Of Concentration - Neurodegeneration and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Sarah B. Berman
Mitochondria in neurodegeneration
Edward A. Burton
The pathogenesis of diseases associated with movement disorders and the development of novel therapeutic approaches.
Charleen T. Chu
Mitochondrial homeostasis, dendritic remodeling and autophagy in neurodegeneration.
Donald B. DeFranco
Glucocorticoid Regulation of Neurodevelopment.
Kirk I. Erickson
Neuroimaging and cognitive studies of age and health.
Aryn H. Gittis
Neural circuits in the basal ganglia involved in motor control and disease
Steven H. Graham
Neuronal cell death in ischemia and trauma.
J. Timothy Greenamyre
Mechanisms of neurodegeneration and neuroprotection in Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases.
Teresa G. Hastings
Oxidative mechanisms associated with neurodegeneration.
Michael B. Steketee
Regenerative medicine approaches to protecting and repairing the retina and the optic nerve.
Dandan Sun
Ion transporters in neurological diseases.
Robert A. Sweet
Mechanisms of psychosis in Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia.
Robert S. Turner
Neurophysiology of basal ganglia-cortical networks in health and disease.
Clayton A. Wiley
Examining mechanisms of neurodegeneration associated with Alzheimer’s Disease, AIDS, West Nile Virus and influenza infection.
Michael J. Zigmond
Cell death and neuroprotection in aging and neurodegenerative disease.