Search for dissertations about: "Catarina Moreira Pinho"
Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Catarina Moreira Pinho.
1. Mitochondria in Alzheimer's Disease : The Presequence Protease and Mitochondria-Associated ER MembranesUniversity dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University
Abstract : Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one of the most prevalent age-related neurodegenerative disorders and the accumulation of the amyloid-β peptide (Aβ) in the temporal lobe has been implicated in the pathology of AD. Synaptic transmission in neuronal cells is a highly energy dependent process, which relies on the presence and proper function of mitochondria. READ MORE