Otx genes in embryonic and neural stem cells

Lead Research Organisation: King's College London
Department Name: Unlisted


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Description A multidisciplinary study to assess the role of Otx2 as a post-mitotic selector controlling fate, survival and sensitivity to neurodegeneration of mesencephalic Dopaminergic neurons
Amount £258,830 (GBP)
Organisation Telethon Foundation 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country Italy
Description Italian Cancer Institute 
Organisation National Institute for Cancer Research, Genoa (IST) (Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro di Genova)
Country Italy 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution We planned a scientific collaboration with Prof. G. Corte at the IST- National Institute for Cancer Research in Genova. He is a worldwide recognised expert in the embryonic and neural stem cell field.
Impact NA