Neurodegenerative Diseases, Protein Misfolding, and Prion-like Proteins

July 8, 2015

We welcome Chris Gould to discuss neuroscience, protein misfolding, aggregation, and prion-like proteins in neurodegenerative diseases.

Keywords: neuroscience, tau, a-synuclein, alzheimer’s disease, parkinson’s disease, neuroinflammation, prions, Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease, mad cow disease, kuru, cannibalism, brain, aggregation, protein misfolding, blood brain barrier, lymphatic system, chris gould, biolegend, immunology, podcast, neurofibrillary tangles, lewy bodies, inclusion, Lou Gehrig’s disease, ALS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, neurodegeneration, microglia

Links:

Prion-like mechanisms in neurodegenerative diseases
Crucial link between prions and ALS discovered
Like prions, tau strains are true to form