Aging Brains Need 'Chaperone' Proteins

BCDB Graduate Student Su Yang is first author on an article in Neuron entitled, "Age-Dependent Decrease in Chaperone Activity Impairs MANF Expression, Leading to Purkinje Cell Degeneration in Inducible SCA17 Mice". Su Yang's advisor is Xiao-Jiang Li, PhD. 

Emory news story available here.

Pubmed article is available here.