A role for DJ-1 against oxidative stress in the mammalian retina

@article{MartnNieto2019ARF,
  title={A role for DJ-1 against oxidative stress in the mammalian retina},
  author={Jos{\'e} Mart{\'i}n-Nieto and M. L. Uribe and Juli{\'a}n Esteve-Rudd and Mar{\'i}a Trinidad Herrero and Laura Campello},
  journal={Neuroscience Letters},
  year={2019},
  volume={708}
}
We have previously reported the expression of Parkinson disease-associated genes encoding α-synuclein, parkin and UCH-L1 in the retina across mammals. DJ-1, or parkinsonism-associated deglycase, is a redox-sensitive protein with putative roles in cellular protection against oxidative stress, among a variety of functions, acting through distinct pathways and mechanisms in a wide variety of tissues. Its function in counteracting oxidative stress in the retina, as it occurs in Parkinson and other… Expand
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