Diana F. F. Silva

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Mitochondrial dysfunction is observed in Alzheimer's disease (AD) brain and peripheral tissues. Amyloid-β (Aβ) peptides are known to interact with several proteins inside the mitochondria, leading to(More)
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a devastating age-dependent neurodegenerative disorder. The main hallmarks are impairment of cholinergic system and accumulation in brain of beta-amyloid (Aβ) aggregates,(More)
Alterations in microtubule-dependent transport, mitochondrial dysfunction, and autophagic pathology are involved in neurodegeneration observed in sporadic Parkinson’s disease. However, the(More)