Mitochondrial dysfunction and Parkinson disease: a Parkin-AMPK alliance in neuroprotection.

@article{Hang2015MitochondrialDA,
  title={Mitochondrial dysfunction and Parkinson disease: a Parkin-AMPK alliance in neuroprotection.},
  author={Liting Hang and John Thundyil and K. P. Lim},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={1350},
  pages={37-47}
}
Although a subject of intense research, the etiology of Parkinson disease (PD) remains poorly understood. However, a wide range of studies conducted over the past few decades have collectively implicated aberrant mitochondrial homeostasis as a key contributor to the development of PD. Particularly strong support for this came from the recent demonstration… CONTINUE READING