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Researcher: Atkinson, RAK (Mrs Rachel Atkinson)

Fields of Research

Cellular Nervous System
Central Nervous System

Research Objectives

Nervous System and Disorders
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

ALS-associated mutant FUS inhibits macroautophagy which is restored by overexpression of Rab1; Cell Death Discovery
C9ORF72 expression and cellular localization over mouse development; Acta neuropathologica communications
C9ORF72, implicated in amytrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia, regulates endosomal trafficking; Human Molecular Genetics
Combination treatment with leptin and pioglitazone in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease; Alzheimer's & Dementia: Translational Research & Clinical Interventions

Research Projects

The role of FTLD proteins in neurite health, function and dysfunction; Alzheimer's Australia Dementia Research Foundation (AADRF)

Research Candidate Supervision