Parkinson's COE Pilot Awardees

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2018 Pilot Awardees

Jean Bopassa, PhD

"Role of the Inner Mitochondrial Membrane Protein (Mitofilin) in Parkinson's Disease"

Jean C. Bopassa, PhD
Assistant Professor
Distinguished Junior Research Scholar
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology


"Characterization of NADP Oxidase Expression in the Brain of Alpha Synuclein-Overexpressing Mouse Model of Parkinson's Disease"

Biju Chandu, PhD


"Beta2-adrenergic Receptor Activiation and Risk of Parkinson's Disease"

Amrita Kamat, PhD

"Consolidation of a Novel Neuroprotective Therapy for Parkinson's Diseas in a New α-synuclein (A53T) Mouse Model"

Senlin Li, PhD

"Calcium Channels: Novel Targets for Parkinson's Disease"

Brij B. Singh, PhD
Associate Dean for Research
Department of Periodontics