Neurobiology of Disease


Date: May 15, 2009 (Friday)
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Theme: Axonal Degeneration (Multiple Sclerosis)
Module: Overview
Session: Discussion of symposium on Axonal Degeneration
Instructor: Westbrook
Description: We will discuss the work of the 4 speakers from the symposium with respect to key topics in axonal degeneration.
Study questions:
  1. TBA
  1. Avery MA, Sheehan AE, kerr KS, Wang J, Freeman MR (2009). Wld S requires Nmnat1 enzymatic activity and N16-VCP interactions to suppress Wallerian degeneration. J Cell Biol 184:501-513.
    Adobe Acrobat
  2. Misgeld T, Kerschensteiner M (2006). In vivo imaging of the disease nervous system. Nat Rev Neurosci 7:449-463.
    Adobe Acrobat