LRBF Projects Funded:
“The Natural History of Neuropsychological, Behavioral, and Psychiatric Symptoms in Late Infantile and Juvenile Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis”.
“Autoimmune Response in Batten Disease”
“Autoimmunity to Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase(GAD) in the neurodegenerative disorder Batten disease”
“National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke International Workshop on Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase(GAD) Autoimmunity in Batten Disease” November 2003, Bethesda, MD
“Homogeneous PCR Nucleobase Quenching Assay to detect the 1-kbp deletion in CLN3 that causes Batten Disease”
“Investigating Glutamate Exitotoxicity in Batten Disease” to establish and characterize exitotoxic events that may contribute to the pathogenesis of Batten disease.
“Defective lysosomal arginine transport in juvenile Batten disease”
“Selectively increased sensitivity of cerebellar granule cells to AMPA receptor-mediated excitotoxicity in a mouse model of Batten disease”
"Identifying Biomarkers of JNCL"
“Attenuation of AMPA receptor activity in Batten disease”
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