Groundbreaking Research from IDDRC Investigators

Connecting mTOR and Src, two major players in cancer growth
Posted: Nov. 27, 2018
From the lab of: Marco Sardiello, Ph.D.

Research reveals defective transport of lysosomal enzymes causes a type of Batten disease
Posted: Nov. 7, 2018
From the lab of: Marco Sardiello, Ph.D.

INSiGHT into neuronal fate in the retina
Posted: Oct. 23, 2018
From the lab of: Melanie Samuel, Ph.D.

Connecting Tau aggregates, transposable elements and neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s disease
Posted: Sept. 9, 2018
From the lab of: Joshua Shulman, M.D., Ph.D.

Thinking outside the box to fight back neurodegeneration
Posted: Aug. 28, 2018
From the lab of: Marco Sardiello, Ph.D.

Pay attention to the ‘noise’ in your brain
Posted: Aug. 23, 2018
From the lab of: Andreas Tolias, Ph.D.

Revealing unique features of the ‘antennae’ on light-sensing neurons
Posted: Aug. 21, 2018
From the laboratory of: Rui Chen, Ph.D.

The Hippo pathway: tailor of the developing heart
Posted: July 5, 2018
From the lab of: James Martin, M.D., P.hD.

Sorting out what drives Huntington’s disease
Posted: July 12, 2018
From the lab of: Juan Botas, Ph.D.

Of fruit flies, genes and aortic aneurysms
Posted: June 21, 2018
From the lab of: Hugo Bellen, DVM, Ph.D.

Fruit flies: ‘living test tubes’ to rapidly screen potential disease-causing human genes
Posted: May 22, 2018
From the lab of: Shinya Yamamoto, DVM, Ph.D.

Two is better than one, to improve brain function on a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease
Posted: April 24, 2018
From the lab of: Joanna Jankowsky, Ph.D.

When protein regulators go awry, neurological disease may follow
Posted: April 19, 2018
From the lab of: Huda Zoghbi, M.D.