Astrocytes & Huntington’s Disease

Astrocytes are abundant within the central nervous system and their dysfunction has been thought to be an important contributor to some neurodegenerative diseases, in particular Huntington’s disease. Damage to these cells may make neurons more susceptible to degeneration. Here is the latest research on astrocytes and Huntington’s disease.

February 23, 2021
Review

Entering a new era of quantifying glutamate clearance in health and disease.

Journal of Neuroscience Research
Kyle J BrymerMatthew P Parsons
February 3, 2021

Astrocyte Mitochondria in White-Matter Injury.

Neurochemical Research
Hung NguyenSelva Baltan
January 19, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

SEMA4D upregulation signals neuronal stress and triggers reactive transformation of astrocytes

ResearchSquare
Maurice ZaudererElizabeth Evans
January 6, 2021
Open Access

Pathological characterization of T2*-weighted MRI contrast in the striatum of Huntington's disease patients.

NeuroImage. Clinical
Marjolein BulkLouise van der Weerd
December 5, 2020

Huntingtin Levels are Elevated in Hippocampal Post-Mortem Samples of Alzheimer's Disease Brain.

Current Alzheimer Research
Michael AxenhusSophia Schedin-Weiss
November 23, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

SREBP2 delivery to striatal astrocytes normalizes transcription of cholesterol biosynthesis genes and ameliorates pathological features in Huntington's disease

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
G. BiroliniMarta Valenza
November 13, 2020
Open Access

Morphine produces better thermal analgesia in young Huntington mice and are associated with less neuroinflammation in spinal cord

Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA
Yuan-Yuarn LiuYen-Chin Liu
November 4, 2020
Review

Quantitative neurotoxicology: Potential role of artificial intelligence/deep learning approach

Journal of Applied Toxicology : JAT
Anshul Srivastava, Joseph P Hanig
October 30, 2020
Review
Open Access

24S-hydroxycholesterol: cellular effects and variations in brain diseases

Journal of Neurochemistry
Alejandro O Sodero
October 3, 2020
Review

Biological evidence of gintonin efficacy in memory disorders.

Pharmacological Research : the Official Journal of the Italian Pharmacological Society
Md JakariaDong-Kug Choi
September 26, 2020
Review

White matter and neurological disorders

Archives of Pharmacal Research
Han-Gyu BaeDong-Gyu Jo
August 18, 2020
Review
Open Access

Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) for neurodegenerative disease: A promising frontier

European Journal of Cell Biology
Ali ShariatiAli Hassanzadeh
August 8, 2020
Open Access

The transcription factor PITX1 drives astrocyte differentiation by regulating the SOX9 gene.

The Journal of Biological Chemistry
Jeong Su ByunBaek-Soo Han
July 28, 2020
Review
Open Access

Endosomal-Lysosomal Processing of Neurodegeneration-Associated Proteins in Astrocytes

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Ching-On Wong
July 15, 2020
Review
Open Access

The role of glia in protein aggregation

Neurobiology of Disease
Qingyun Li, Michael S Haney

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