Male susceptibility to Parkinson’s Disease: A Role for SRY? (Helen MacPherson Smith Trust)

Project: Research

Project Details

Project Description

This proof-of-concept study will determine reducing SRY levels can reduce symptoms and neurodegeneration in an animal model of Parkinson's disease.

Funding awarded to Hudson Institute of Medical Research
Amount awarded - $39,310
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/01/0931/12/09

Keywords

  • Parkinson's disease
  • sex chromosome
  • neurodegeneration
  • neuroprotection
  • dopamine
  • brain sex differences