New Nature paper from Stefan and Lena!

Congratulations Stefan and Lena for their publication in Nature on α-synuclein regulation: BM Burmann, JA Gerez, I Matečko-Burmann, S Campioni, P Kumari, D Ghosh, A Mazur, EE Aspholm, D Šulskis, M Wawrzyniuk, T Bock, A Schmidt, SGD Rüdiger, R Riek & S Hiller. Regulation of α-synuclein by chaperones in mammalian cells. Nature 2020 577:127-32 Link

Grant for Alzheimer’s disease thanks to patient’s funds

From the UU website Cellular protein scientist Stefan Rüdiger has been granted funding by Alzheimer Nederland. He will receive € 200,000 for research on the aggregation of the Tau protein, a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease. He aims to develop a chaperone-mimetic removal strategy for Tau aggregation. The hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease is the death of neurons … Read more Grant for Alzheimer’s disease thanks to patient’s funds