Clévio Nóbrega published three review articles in the field of polyglutamine diseases

Clévio Nóbrega, CBMR researcher and DCBM teacher, published, in the last months, three review articles associated with polyglutamine diseases:

  1. Motor Dysfunctions and Neuropathology in Mouse Models of Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 2: A Comprehensive Reviewa review about all transgenic models that are used for the study of spinocerebellar ataxia type 2 (SCA2).
  2. Proteolytic cleavage of polyglutamine disease-causing proteins: revisiting the toxic fragment hypothesis – a review about a pathological mechanism involved in the different polyglutamine ataxias.
  3. Unraveling the Role of Ataxin-2 in Metabolism – a review that provides, for the first time, clues to understand the role of ataxin-2 (which causes SCA2).

Know more about the research of Clévio Nóbrega here.

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