Researchers have identified a protein embedded in the surface of mitochondria that opens the door to cell death.
A new study reports on a possible reason for accelerated cell deterioration in Parkinson's disease.
A new study reports PINK1 triggers mitophagy, a process which breaks down and removes damaged mitochondria from cells.
A new study reports that a drug currently being used to treat liver disease has shows promise as an effective treatment to slow the progression of Parkinson's disease.
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Researchers have identified a thick band of microtubules within retinal neurons which help provide the energy required for visual processing.
Using stem cells derived from Parkinson's patients, researchers confirm mitochondrial changes.
Inhibition of the Drp1 mitochondrial fission protein shows potential as a treatment for Parkinson's disease.
A new study reports researchers have created a new framework for protein aggregation under acute stress.
Researchers report finding greater rates of mitochondrial mutations in the offspring of older mothers, as well as the mothers themselves.
Some retinal nerve cells shed mitochondria so that neighboring astrocytes can break them down.