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Genomic ‘dark matter’ bridges gap between Parkinson’s, other neuropsychiatric disorders, study finds

Noncoding RNAs active in dopamine neurons are a surprising link between genetic risk and Parkinson's disease.

BRAINcode: An encyclopedia of human brain cells

BRAINcode is an encyclopedia of the entire RNA content of dopamine and pyramidal neurons in the human brain. More information may be found at BRAINcode Project
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Clemens Scherzer

Clemens Scherzer, M.D.
Director, Center for Advanced Parkinson Research
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Dennis Selkoe

Dennis Selkoe, M.D.
Vincent and Stella Coates Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Mel Feany, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School

Tracy Young Pearse

Tracy Young-Pearse, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Ulf Dettmer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School

Xianjun Dong

Xianjun Dong, Ph.D.
Instructor in Neurology
Harvard Medical School