Understanding the role of post-translational modification in age-related protein aggregation

Lead Research Organisation: University of Edinburgh
Department Name: Sch of Chemistry

Abstract

This project will apply state-of-the-art-techniques in protein mass spectrometry to study the structure and function of the amyloid-forming protein alpha-synuclein. The overall aim is to understand the molecular mechanisms which lead to misfolding and aggregation in amyloid forming proteins.

Publications

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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
BB/M010996/1 01/10/2015 30/09/2023
2107228 Studentship BB/M010996/1 01/09/2018 31/08/2022 Kiani Jeacock