08:00 , Mar 8, 2012 |  BC Innovations  |  Cover Story

Working on the brain gang(lioside)

Canadian researchers have found that injecting ganglioside GM1 , a naturally occurring lipid, into the brains of mice with Huntington's disease improves motor function and slows disease progression. 1 The team is in talks with...
08:00 , Mar 11, 2002 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Eli Lilly other research news

Researchers published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences evidence that fluoxetine mediates serotonin reuptake by regulating phosphorylation of DARPP-32, an inhibitor of protein phosphatase-1, which also plays a role in the AMPA...
07:00 , Aug 10, 1998 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Hoechst Marion Roussel Inc. other research news

Hoechst Marion Roussel researchers and colleagues published in Science that DARPP-32 (dopamine and AMP-regulated phosphoprotein) plays a critical role in regulating dopamine neurotransmission. DARPP-32 is enriched in neurons that respond to dopamine, and DARPP-32's ability...