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    • Mitochondrial Dynamics in the Presence of Neurodegenerative Disease 

      Nivison, Mary (2014-04-30)
      Mitochondrial dysfunction is an early event in many neurodegenerative diseases, with impaired bioenergetics and migration acting as neurodegenerative triggers. Mitochondrial disruption in the form of reduced bioenergetic ...
    • The Role of Dynamin Like Protein 1 in Parkinson's Disease 

      Hoekstra, Jake Gregor (2014-02-24)
      Parkinson's disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease diagnosed by the presence of various motor symptoms, which result from loss of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra pars compacta (SNpc). In addition to these ...
    • Sleep Apnea Impairs Hippocampal Function and Adult Neurogenesis 

      Pagan, Chelsea Mia Angelyne
      Sleep apnea is a respiratory disorder characterized by periods of sleep during which no effective breaths are taken. Recurrent episodes of apnea caused by upper airway obstruction and/or cessation of central respiratory ...