Autophagy’s Paradoxical Role in ALS

Autophagy as a Therapeutic Target: The Double-edged Sword

Polyglutamine Tracts as Autophagy Regulators

Autophagy and Apoptosis: who regulates whom?

Beyond Genes: Treating Memory Loss with Minimum Adverse Effects

There's an autophagy for that!

Necroptosis in Health and Disease

PINK1 as a Mitochondrial Health Sensor and Neuroprotector

Autophagy: Pro or Anti-tumorigenic? And the role of epigenetics in this debate

By Christina Towers, PhD

The Proteasome and Autophagy Pathways in Alzheimer's Disease

The neurodegenerative disorder, Alzheimer's disease, is responsible for 60 to 80% of all dementia cases.1   Neurodegeneration occurs in response to the accumulation of amyloid-β plaques and neurofibrillary tangles composed of hyperphosphorylated tau.